You Autocomplete Me: Stable Diffusion—What’s The Big Deal?

A cat chasing a dog in the city streets at night — rendered by Stable Diffusion just as that …
I installed Stable Diffusion locally on my Mac over the weekend in 20 minutes.

For anyone who remembers typing while playing the text-adventure game Zork—instead of typing because there were no programs to run besides the ones you could make yourself—you recall the feeling of being drawn into an alternate universe.

I think it’s because back then we were so accustomed to talking to the computer in…



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John Maeda

John Maeda: Technologist and product experience leader that bridges business, engineering, design via working inclusively. Happily working at Everbridge☁️ :+).