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A Computer Program Is Writing New Episodes Of FRIENDS, Amazing!

How much you go crazy for FRIENDS?

And you have been hearing this 90's Sitcom 'Friends' characters about the reunion, this couldn't stop a cartoonist from making a computer program, that uses Google's artificial intelligence, to write the episodes further.

This mind-blowing use of technology will surely bring a grin to the diehard fans of the series.

A Computer Program Is Writing New Episodes Of FRIENDS, Amazing!

A Computer Program Is Writing New Episodes Of FRIENDS, Amazing!

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Google's artificial engine TensorFlow

Google's artificial engine TensorFlow

He knew everyone was missing it, and so he came up with this. Scotty cartoonist Andy Herd has thereby built up a program that is busy jotting down new episodes.

He tweeted some screenshots of the program's output

He tweeted some screenshots of the program's output

He tweeted on his account the screenshots of the program running and capturing some awesome humor out of the fed in episodes.

He was mesmerized by machine learning

He was mesmerized by machine learning

"I was motivated by childlike fascination at the possibilities of machine learning and how it could be applied to humor."

These might even be better

These might even be better

"I think the scripts are actually better than some current TV sitcoms. I have received a lot of positive feedback". He used a neural network and fed inside it every single episode of the series. Then the computer started learning and forming some episodes of its own.

An example of what it wrote

An example of what it wrote

Joey: "Yeah!" Rachel: "Okay!" Gary: "Okay." Joey: "Yeah!" Monica: "Oh my God!" Phoebe: "maybe you need a pizza."

Some more improvements needed in the program

Some more improvements needed in the program

He admits that a few more improvements are required for the program to match the level of writing of an actual human being.

Not the first time

Not the first time

However, this is not the first time that someone has tried this. Back in 2014, Tom Armitage had used the episodes of the first season to mimic the characteristics of the characters.

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