Transcript for 12-04-2017, 38 lines:
00:00:22 adlai: well i assume that an 'artiste' familiar with the nn populating that toolbar could make good use of it
00:00:38 adlai: but that requires training the human to fit the turdifact's idiosyncracies. yech.
00:01:03 Framedragger: but have you actually tried it? it won't let you iterate on an image it already recognised :/
00:01:20 Framedragger: 'oh you wanted a plane! here you are! good boy, now move to next image...'
00:01:39 adlai: if you can't stomach clicking the ToS - it's a generative modeling thingy
00:04:28 Framedragger: adlai: that one's pretty neat!
00:04:40 *: adlai was actually paid money once to massage its backend
00:04:48 Framedragger: mmm doing waves on torus-like things.. nice feeling
00:04:55 Framedragger: oh that's pretty cool
00:05:10 adlai: (they have an R&D center in Tel Aviv)
00:06:02 adlai: by "massage its backend" i don't mean work on the web backend. the engine is a c++ turd that gets emscriptified for the web turb
00:07:05 adlai: unfortunately (yet understandably) we disagreed over the flexibility of work hours
02:39:56 funkenstein_: just another brickerbot in the firewall
09:17:39 punkman: "investigators found an inmate used the computers to steal the identity of another inmate, and then submit credit card applications, and commit tax fraud. They also found inmates used the computers to create security clearance passes that gave them access to restricted areas."
09:17:42 punkman: not bad
11:24:07 funkenstein_: nice equinox pic :) check out comment 2 "google Eratasthones". Remember that village idiot who used to hang out here who claimed the classics were already lost?
11:25:14 funkenstein_: wow Aomori airport plows rule :)
11:32:46 punkman: that curry rice dish was pretty fun
11:34:33 punkman: autodraw manages to both be interesting and annoying
11:34:43 punkman: fucking clip art
11:50:28 funkenstein_: Guy has done at least a few interviews on Keiser report
11:53:07 funkenstein_: however "realistic economics for post-crash world" and "please send me dollars" don't really go together very well do they
12:05:52 punkman: "visual monetary modeling"