Data science

AfI/IAf #4: “AIs can be artists too” / “Les IAs peuvent aussi être artistes”

These past few years, we’ve had plenty of articles on AIs that had created amazing paintings, incredible texts or uncannily realistic music. While the results were sometimes not as truly unbelievable as the article’s buzz-title suggested, we have to admit that there’s an ever-growing trend of “creative AIs”, or AI artists. But this begs the question: can AI really be creative? Isn’t this ability to invent, to create, inherently human?

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AfI/IAf #2: “Machines are objective” / “La machine est objective” (1/2)

In this second article in the Artifakal Intelligence / Intelligence Artifaussielle series, I’ll dive more into the famous phrase: “machines are logical, hence they are objective“. To which extent is it true that machines are unbiased? Can we really trust an AI to be completely “fair and neutral” when solving a problem?

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Artifakal Intelligence / Intelligence Artifaussielle – Project Overview

Yes, AI is everywhere: applications use it more and more, new projects are flowering everyday, companies are asking for more… But is it truly what we think it is? Haven’t all these movies, books, articles about AI distorted the perception we have of this technology? Hasn’t communication about it generated some commonplaces and platitudes that are now hard to ignore?

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