back to article BRAAA-AI-NS, BRAAA-AI-NS! Boffins unleash zombie-obsessed nightmare neural net

AI can learn to speak, drive, play games, and recognise faces – but can it learn to incite fear? Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created a set of deep learning algorithms that “spookify” images entered into its Nightmare Machine in time for Halloween. A neural network is fed an input image and is …

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  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    The picture of Hillary...

    Doesn't look altered at all.

    <<<Joke Alert>>> (Or maybe it isn't)

  3. druck Silver badge

    The picture of Trump...

    Isn't nearly as scary as the real thing.

    <<<No joke>>> (Don't do it)

  4. TonyJ Silver badge

    Hot snot, you two beat me to it :(

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