Impressive advances in AI
This page lists impressive results in machine learning.
Online photorealistic portrait generator is available at thispersondoesnotexist.com.
WangKosinski-18 Detect gayness from picture.
Detect heart beat rate from video.
ZAO allows users to face swap from one picture, and become Di Caprio in Titanic.
NirkinKH-19 propose face swapping and reenactement techniques.
ZhouHSJ-19 propose re-lightening techniques.
JiaZWWS+18 learns to synthesize voice from 5-second samples.
Payne-19 proposed MuseNet to create musical compositions.
Respeecher allows to create speeches in another person's voice.
Natural language processing
LampleCRDJ-18 achieved state-of-the-art translations without parallel data. They simply found a rotation of the word embeddings of two languages that make the embeddings fit nicely.
AlphaGo, Alpha Zero.
YouyouKS-15 showed that algorithms outperformed even close relatives at predicting an individuals' personality traits derived from a combination of relatives' judgments.
EskimezIYSDH-16 showed that algorithms could outperform naive humans at emotion classification based on images.
Deep learning for symbolic math LampleCharton-19
Meehl-54 list examples from 1954 where statistical computations suffice to outperform clinical predictions by doctors (to verify).