Nvidia introduces AI for generating video conference talking heads from 2D images

Nvidia AI researchers have introduced AI to generate talking heads for video conferences from a single 2D image capable of achieving a wide range of manipulation. This extends from rotating and moving a person’s head to motion transfer and video reconstruction.

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AI Weekly: The election

Though technology wasn’t the star of the show this week, it’s there under the surface, which actually jibes with its place in life and work more generally. Even when you don’t see it, it’s there. Even if you don’t realize that algorithms are making decisions (or are contributing to people making decisions) for you and about you, they are. This is by no means the last we’ll hear about AI-powered threats to elections, businesses, and day-to-day life.

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How AI is making it easier to spread Fake News

Ideas spread because they are attractive, whether they are good or bad, right or wrong. In fact, the “truth” is just one of the elements used or avoided in order to build any story or idea. There are different interests behind any statement and messages are issued and received with huge amounts of human bias.

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