Fairness Rocks News Can Machines be Authors?


Fairness Rocks News Can Machines be Authors?

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Author: Daniel Gervais

Date: May 21, 2019

Original Source: Kluwer Copyright Blog

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Can Machines be Authors?

Using newer forms of Artificial Intelligence (AI), including General Adversarial Networks (GANs), AI machines are increasingly good at emulating humans and laying siege to what has been a strictly human outpost: intellectual creativity. AI machines have composed polyphonic baroque music bearing the “style” of J.S. Bach. “Robot reporters” routinely write news bulletins and sports reports, a process called “automated journalism.” Machines write poems and draft contracts.  A machine named e-David produces paintings using a complex visual optimization algorithm that “takes pictures with its camera and draws original paintings from these photographs.” Machines can even write or enhance their own code.

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