Complaints about Facebook’s Automated Edits in Thailand

By iftttbot

Facebook’s AI tool has added some 480,000 kilometres of previously unmapped roads in Thailand to OpenStreetMap, BBC News reports, but some local mappers have been complaining about the quality of those edits, and the overwriting of existing edits by Facebook’s editors: see OSM Forum threads here from https://www.maproomblog.com/2019/08/complaints-about-facebooks-automated-edits-in-thailand/

Once again, a neural net tries to name cats

By mcphail

Last year I trained a neural net to generate new names for kittens, by giving it a list of over 8,000 existing cat names to imitate. from https://aiweirdness.com/post/185339301987/once-again-a-neural-net-tries-to-name-cats