We Have Concerns

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Jeff Cannata and Anthony Carboni talk about the personal philosophical concerns they find lurking inside everyday things. It's fun?


Algorithm is a Dancer

September 22nd, 2014

Episode 35 of 343 episodes

In an attempt to better understand pop music, Dr. Lior Shamir created analgorithmthat can correctly identify and track the Beatles artistic output over the evolution of their career. Now, the same technologyisbeing used to predict whether songs, movies, and other entertainment will be popular, and could even replace creators altogether. Jeffisworried that an equation will never have the soul required to create true beauty, while Anthonyisconvinced all art can be reduced to math. Support us on Patreon! http://patreon.com/wehaveconcerns Jeff on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jeffcannata Anthony on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/acarboni Article: http://www.fastcolabs.com/3034237/this-is-going-to-change-how-you-listen-to-music-forever

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