Friday Video: Janelle Shane: “You Look Like a Thing and I Love You” | Talks at Google

Talks at Google welcomes research scientist Janelle Shane as she discusses her new book “You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It’s Making the World a Weirder Place”.

On her blog, Janelle writes about AI and the weird, funny results it can produce. She has trained AIs to produce things like cat names, paint colors, and candy heart messages. In this talk she explains how AIs learn, fail, adapt, and reflect the best and worst of humanity.

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