Tag: algorithm

Oct 5, 2020

Someone Colorized and Upscaled a Snowball Fight from 1896 and It’s Amazing

Someone Colorized and Upscaled a Snowball Fight from 1896 and It’s Amazing

Original footage by Lumiere from Lyon, France in 1896

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Feb 26, 2020

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

Life in color over 100 years ago

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Feb 6, 2020

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

I find the quality of the original footage just as remarkable

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Nov 13, 2019

Oceanographer Creates Algorithm to Remove Water From Underwater Images

Oceanographer Creates Algorithm to Remove Water From Underwater Images

A new algorithm called ‘Sea-thru’ removes the visual distortion caused by water

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Aug 13, 2019

Two Things: DeepFakes are Creepy and Bill Hader is the Perfect Muse

Two Things: DeepFakes are Creepy and Bill Hader is the Perfect Muse

An intro to the machine learning ai that’s like ‘faceswap for video’

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Aug 30, 2018

When Your Name Is Too Rude for a Website’s Algorithm

When Your Name Is Too Rude for a Website’s Algorithm

The phenomenon is so common there’s even a name for it, the ‘Scunthorpe problem’

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Dec 19, 2017

How Machines Actually ‘Learn’

How Machines Actually ‘Learn’

How the algorithms all around us learn to do their jobs

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Nov 27, 2017

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Petro Vrellis wraps a single, 1-2 km long thread, 3000-4000 times across a 200-peg loom

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Nov 7, 2017

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

At Cloudflare HQ there’s a wall of lava lamps that keeps a good bit of the internet secure, here’s how

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Sep 9, 2015

This Algorithm Turns Your Photos Into the Style of a Famous Painting

This Algorithm Turns Your Photos Into the Style of a Famous Painting

Researchers at the University of Tubingen have devised an algorithm that can analyze a painting and then apply its ‘style’ to any image.

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