cool cg trick: humans have _absolutely no idea_ what reflections actually look like so you can get away with huge amounts of Bull Shit
Here's what it generated for "bookshop"
I love this so much
OMG this is AWESOME!! You can get it to generate images from hundreds of categories & even interpolate between two images.
Here's a cross between a border collie and a bullfrog, and a cross between a garter snake and a stopwatch
That's not to say that the neural net predictions were always believable, though. It also predicted these. (Can someone draw Kylo Ren in a lime blazer?)
I fed over 8,000 CNN Business headlines to a neural net to see which new headlines it would predict.
For some reason, it predicted companies behaving rather badly.
*slaps roof of new jersey* this bad boy can fit so many toll roads in it
@janellecshane update: first agent is swamped with requests but in this Birdsite thread, multiple other agents are offering the same deal (!!) https://twitter.com/sethasfishman/status/1059252474173829120?s=21
Anyone live in a US swing state and want a free critique from a good literary agent? See this really generous offer (and a list of states) at this birdsite post: https://twitter.com/PantherFist/status/1059155158662148096