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Question: Is the most effective thing that can happen to decelerate climate change and species extinction, a very severe and…

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For all it’s flaws, religion has many interesting aspects: It provides an inclusive, communal framework for decision-making…

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In the “Machine Learning for Art” scene there is “before GAN” and “after GAN” (2015 > now). The vast variety of methods & ideas…

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For professional reasons, got a new phone & been testing the Google Assistant. Out-of-the-box, if you say “good morning” it will…

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Takeaway: "Outside of cryptocurrencies, POW (proof of work) is already obsolete. Of the more than 160 companies developing…

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The biggest organism in the world is a mycelium that spreads across 3.8 km (2,384 acres) in Oregon’s Blue Mountains. It’s called…

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There is a big cultural opening for a new kind of political party: - Life Centric (the politics of gaia) - Transnational…

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Musical Novelty Search

Medium, music, ableton, evolution, novelty search, samim, machine learning

Making music with computer tools is delightful. Musical ideas can be explored quickly and composing songs is easy. Yet for many, these tools are overwhelming: An ocean of settings can be tweaked and it is often unclear, which changes lead to a great song. This experiment investigates how to use evolutionary algorithm and novelty search to help musicians find musical inspiration in Ableton Live.

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