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  • Douglas, the latest step toward realistic AI, is unsettling November 21, 2020 UPDATE: Nov. 22, 2020, 11:48 a.m. EST This story was updated to more accurately reflect how Douglas's chameleon-like ability to change appearance works. There's something off about Douglas.  He's touted by his creators as the "most realistic real-time autonomous digital human in the world." If that's true, then I don't think the best the world has to offer is quite good enough. Douglas is being developed by Digital Domain, a visual effects titan that has worked …
  • Your new BFF could be a bird with this smart bird feeder — Future Blink November 20, 2020 This smart bird feeder, called Bird Buddy, lets you know when birds have stopped by. It takes a picture of them, and uses AI to identify what kind of bird it is.  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Artificial Intelligence, Birds, Gardening, and Bird Feeder
  • Google’s latest AI tool transforms your basic MS Paint doodles into fantastic beasts November 20, 2020 The Chimera Painter is an AI tool that generates plausible-looking creatures based on MS Paint-style user drawings. The team behind the program hopes it can help make art design for video games easier. Read more…More about Google, Mashable Video, Video Games, Ai, and Monster
  • WineCab is a robotic wine cellar that uses an AI sommelier — Strictly Robots November 18, 2020 WineCab is billed as the first robotically powered wine collection system. A robotic arm brings the wine to you from a temperature controlled environment. Pretty snazzy.  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Wine, Ai, Wine Bottles, and Sommelier
  • A restaurant chain in Boston is changing the food automation game — Strictly Robots November 10, 2020 Boston-based restaurant chain Spyce has been using automation to aid its cooking process for quite a while. Now, Spyce is upgrading its menu automation capabilities too along with what it calls The Infinite Kitchen.  Read more…More about Mashable Video, Boston, Restaurant, Automation, and Smart Tech