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Steam Games

While I work on my next big project, I decided to generate some random steam game names. All of these are games that don’t actually exist: Happy Panic Unraveled Land Mad Sharkness The Heart’s Medicine formic innocence Heroes Over Europe … Continue reading

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Espresso is the marshmallow of coffee (fun with Word2Vec)

In exploring the recipe dataset, I decided to have some fun with Word2vec, an algorithm originally created by Google. For the layperson, this algorithm works by looking at the context in which a given word appears and learns vectors to … Continue reading

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Chicken soup (for the robot soul?)

So I did a little more training with the chef-rnn at a lower learning rate to fine-tune it a bit and got some shockingly good results, with some weird quirks. I really just couldn’t resist posting more recipes. These are … Continue reading

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CycleGAN and Chef-RNN update

There has been a development in image generation that I find absolutely fascinating. It’s based off Generative Adversarial Networks, which are a very powerful and promising model for image generation. A recent modification to this architecture, the Conditional GAN has been making some … Continue reading

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Double Jeopardy

Because I was gone for most of the weekend, (and because I didn’t want that awful jokebot being the first thing people see of this blog) I retrained the jeopardy network to some amusing results. Take a gander: THE SPORTING … Continue reading

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Jokebot redux

Jokebot has finished training. It still has some serious issues. Perhaps the issues are even more serious. DISCLAIMER: The “jokes” the network produces do not represent my views or sense of humor. The data was scraped from reddit and it shows. … Continue reading

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Jokebot

I fixed the problems! It seemed that I needed to update Cutorch, and in order to do that, I had to update CUDA, and in the process I inadvertently uninstalled my graphics drivers. What an adventure. To celebrate, I’ve been … Continue reading

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