Ai-Da, whose name is a combination of the acronym for artificial intelligence (AI) and a reference to Ada Lovelace – the English mathematician and writer well known for her advances in computing alongside Charles Babbage – is hosting her first ever exhibition, at St. John’s College Oxford – Unsecured Futures. Ai Da, who was invented […]
NVIDIA team joins Covid-19 HPC consortium
A team of NVIDIA computer scientists has joined the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium, whose objective is to accelerate development of effective methods to detect, contain and treat the Coronavirus. It will support researchers by providing access to 30 supercomputers with over 400 petaflops of compute performance. The NVIDIA team has expertise across a variety of […]
Disney StudioLAB QCs with AI
The Walt Disney Studios StudioLAB is examining a new AI-enabled QC programme to flag unwanted film anomalies for fine tuning. The result is art without distraction, improved workflow, and a system that gets smarter with use.
The Guardian’s Top 100 films of the 21st. Century
Another weekend, another film listicle. This time it’s The Guardian’s 100 Best Films Of The 21st. Century, and it’s very much what you would expect from that source. 100 – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) 99 – Bright Star (2009) 98 – The Dark Knight (2008) 97 – Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) 96 – […]
HPE and Warner Bros. help keep children busy during lockdown
Many of you will be managing children’s bored through this length lockdown period. To help you to fill some of their time with artistic endeavours, HPE’s marketing team has produced an activity book full of puzzles, colouring in, word searches even some grammar exercises, follow this link to Alan McIntosh’s Linkedin page where you can […]
Your favourite movie-making moment when you were 12
Inspired by the My Favourite Film Aged 12 series on The Guardian website, we invite you to tell us about your favourite piece of film or TV trickery – editing, grading, visual effects, sound design from when you were aged 12 and why it made such an impression on you.