Artificial Intelligence

This Text Adventure Game Feels Like A Lucid Dream

This Text Adventure Game Feels Like A Lucid Dream

Artificial intelligence isn’t just for dystopian algorithms; it also makes for creative entertainment, like when this AI wrote beginning sentences for a bunch of nonexistent novels. Now, an AI stands ready to guide you through an old school text adventure game, a game that doesn’t exist until you start trying…

How YouTube Is Endangering Your Children

How YouTube Is Endangering Your Children

A New York Times report has found that YouTube’s algorithm has built what journalist Max Fisher describes as “a vast audience — maybe unprecedented — for child sexual exploitation.” It has done so by suggesting home movies of semi-nude kids to viewers who have watched other home movies of semi-nude…