Shakespearbot

 

MIT Twitterbot postdoc: "The basis of my approach is similar to existing work that can simulate Shakespeare."

 

Here is the citation:
http://karpathy.github.io/2015/05/21/rnn-effectiveness/
"The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Recurrent Neural Networks"

May 21, 2015

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"Shakespeare"

 

"It looks like we can learn to spell English words. But how about if there is more structure and style in the data? To examine this I downloaded all the works of Shakespeare and concatenated them into a single (4.4MB) file. We can now afford to train a larger network, in this case lets try a 3-layer RNN with 512 hidden nodes on each layer. After we train the network for a few hours we obtain samples such as: (please refer to above link)"