We have face recognition technology, eye recognition technology, hand writing, body scans and now this: software that analyzes form, texture and visual content. DARPA is working on thought recognition technology. And when that´s in place and oeprational, we, the people are TOAST.
Art experts could soon be replaced by computers as scientists of Lawrence Technological University in Detroit have developed software that can identify, evaluate and attribute works of art.
Computer scientists Lior Shamir and Jane Tarakhovsky created the software that focuses on 4,000 numerical image descriptors and analyzes form, texture, and visual content of the paintings without any human guidance.