Watch This Artificial Intelligence Try to Make Sense of the World

Kyle McDonald ​When Kyle McDonald took a walk in Amsterdam one day, he decided to stream it for a friend back home: the NeuralTalk image recognition neural network. As he walked, the artificial brain was hard at work trying to make sense of McDonald’s surroundings.  NeuralTalk works something like this: using a library of images, the neural network continuously tries to identify the images in frame. Sometimes it gets it right, like identifying a boat, identifying graffiti, and other objects. Sometimes it’s half-right: it recognizes a bun, but not the contents inside, calling a loose meat sandwich a hot dog. But other times it’s oh so wrong, finding street lamps where there are none, or donuts in a deli case of cold cuts.  Advertisement – Continue Reading Below It’s a fascinating video,…


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