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The Irishman's de-aged De Niro and Pacino are example of strides made by animators in recreating realistic human faces
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The Irishman's de-aged De Niro and Pacino are example of strides made by animators in recreating realistic human faces

The Irishman uses de-age technology instead of using different actors. To de-age actors, a visual effects team creates a computer-generated, younger version of an actor’s face and then replaces the actor’s real face with the synthetic, animated version.

Disney's 'Magic Bench' lets you interact with characters through Augmented Reality
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Disney's 'Magic Bench' lets you interact with characters through Augmented Reality

Disney Research has developed a 'Magic Bench' platform that actualises this dream by combining augmented (AR) and mixed reality experience.

Scientists develop a new AI powered system that can associate images with sounds
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Scientists develop a new AI powered system that can associate images with sounds

Using artificial intelligence techniques, scientists have designed a new system that can automatically learn the association between images and the sounds they could plausibly make.

Disney develops speech recognition software for very young children
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Disney develops speech recognition software for very young children

Disney researchers have developed a new speech technology system that could make playing certain video games or interactions with robots more fun for kids.

Deep learning enables software to recognise unseen events in YouTube videos
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Deep learning enables software to recognise unseen events in YouTube videos

Using deep learning techniques, a group of researchers has trained a computer to recognise events in videos on YouTube -- even the ones the software has never seen before like riding a horse, baking cookies or eating at a restaurant.

Disney adds digital features to traditional games, crafts
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Disney adds digital features to traditional games, crafts

Disney researchers have developed several prototype apps that add computer-generated animation, sound and visuals to activities such as colouring books and games like scavenger hunts that require physical interaction.

Disney Research's new technique aims to make HDR video look better on consumer displays
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Disney Research's new technique aims to make HDR video look better on consumer displays

A new image processing technique developed by Disney Research could make high dynamic range (HDR) video look better when shown on consumer-quality displays.

Disney Research develops Touché to sense hand gestures on objects
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Disney Research develops Touché to sense hand gestures on objects

Disney Research has put forth its new sensing technology, called Touché, which employs Swept Frequency ...