On the left is King Charles III's royal cypher, to adorn all relevant things. On the right, the mark imagined for him by the production designers of 2006's Children of Men, the near-future movie whose grim 2027 setting we now converge upon. Note that the movie's cypher is a little more conservative, design-wise: imaginary Charles styles himself exactly after his mother (below), whereas real Charles wants to mix things up.
When the conversation around artificial intelligence taking away human jobs began to intensify, the one industry that seemed immune to the inevitable shift was art. Sure, you could design AI to perform manual labor or run complex computer systems with ease, but creating one that could replicate the passion behind a sonnet or painting would… READ THE REST
You can always have too much of a good thing. Drinking water is essential to, ya know, the whole surviving thing, but if you drink too much, you can "overhydrate" and die. Bruce Lee famously said that "simplicity is the key to brilliance." But with too much simplicity, you get the modern wave of logo designs.… READ THE REST
Janelle Shane is an AI researcher and the author of You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place. In one of her more recent AI experiments, she tasked the Dall-e neural network with trying to generate corporate restaurant logos with some… READ THE REST
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