The Creativity Code

The Creativity Code

How AI is Learning to Write, Paint and Think

Paperback336pp Illustrated230x150mm

9780008296346     Product Code: 513848


Beginning with a rough definition of creativity as the drive to come up with something that is new, surprising and has value, the mathematician Marcus de Sautoy asks: can computers be creative? Discussing the ‘bottom up’ approach to AI which, rather than focusing on the human programmer, allows ‘algorithms to roam the digital landscape and learn just as a child does’, he considers the possibility that machines could go beyond the creativity of their coders.

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