Google is looking into self-acting AI for code, but not everyone thinks it’s a good idea

Summary Google wants to optimize and rewrite code with AI. The tech giant is also said to be planning a major breakthrough in generative AI. But there’s also skepticism about code-writing AI. In 2018, Google put artificial intelligence at the center of its operations and even rebranded its research department as Google AI. Since then, …

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Meta, Samsung and LG talk Next-Gen XR displays – report

Image: Sony (Prototyp eines OLED-Microdisplays). Der Artikel kann nur mit aktiviertem JavaScript dargestellt werden. Bitte aktiviere JavaScript in deinem Browser and lade die Seite neu. Samsung and LG could make advanced XR displays for Meta’s next-gen VR and AR hardware products. Korean news site SBS Biz reports that dozens of Meta executives held private meetings …

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AR experience lets you take selfies with World of Warcraft dragons

Image: Activision Blizzard Der Artikel kann nur mit aktiviertem JavaScript dargestellt werden. Bitte aktiviere JavaScript in deinem Browser and lade die Seite neu. Hold your own AR dragon from the World of Warcraft universe in your own living room with Blizzard’s Dragonflight AR experience. World of Warcraft is one of the most successful MMORPGs of …

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Stable Diffusion 2.0 is a completely improved version

Summary Version 2.0 of Stable Diffusion brings many advances. The most important new feature is the improved OpenCLIP text-to-image conversion model. In August 2022, AI startup Stability AI, in collaboration with RunwayML, LMU Munich, EleutherAI and LAION, released Stable Diffusion, an open source image AI that was immediately well received by the community. Stable Diffusion …

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Sony introduces the GANstrument neural synthesizer

Summary Sony AI researchers present GANstrument, a neural synthesizer that transforms arbitrary input sounds into instrument sounds. Generative AI systems such as DALL-E 2, Midjourney or Stable Diffusion are currently shaking up the visual arts. Text-to-image systems allow impressive results even with simple text inputs. Powerful comparable systems do not yet exist in music. But …

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Patents show possible controllers for new Valve VR headset

Image: Valve, uspto.gov Der Artikel kann nur mit aktiviertem JavaScript dargestellt werden. Bitte aktiviere JavaScript in deinem Browser and lade die Seite neu. A patent could reveal what the VR controllers of Valve’s possible new “Deckard” VR headset look like. The drawings suggest tracking changes. In October, a job posting revealed that Valve planned to …

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