In the rapidly evolving realm of artificial intelligence (AI), staying abreast of the latest breakthroughs and trends is imperative. This past week, two significant conferences, SIGGRAPH and AI4, commanded the spotlight, unveiling pioneering advancements and dialogues that are reshaping the landscape of AI and computer graphics. In this comprehensive article, we provide an overview of key takeaways and announcements.
SIGGRAPH’s AI-Graphics Nexus:
SIGGRAPH highlights AI-integrated computer graphics. The GH200 Grace Hopper super chip was created to handle the world’s most complex generative Ai workloads and they deliver up to 3.5 times more memory capacity and three times more bandwidth than the current.
AI4's Explorations and Ethical Focus
Mid-Journey's Advancements and Leonardo AI App
Mid-Journey, a popular AI art tool, is evolving. Version 5.3 introduces in-painting and aesthetics, while version 6 promises coherence and enhanced language understanding. A user-friendly website enhances image exploration and creation. Experience the Leonardo AI iOS app! Access finely-tuned models for image upscaling, de-zooming, and background removal, making captivating AI-generated art accessible.
Nvidia AI Workbench
Zoom's Privacy Measures and Google's Grammar Checker
OpenAI's GPT Bot:
AI Missteps and Long Videos
AI missteps, like the “Savvy Meal Bot’s” alarming recipes, highlight challenges in AI development. RunwayML extends video generation, enhancing AI’s creative potential.