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This Week in Creative Automation: AI guest appearance in PlayStation 6, IKEA and Urban Planning.

Your Weekly Roundup of Creative Automation News! ⚡

👉What NOT to worry about this week in creative automation:

  • IKEA's AI is here not to mock your taste but to save you from the eternal judgment of in-laws questioning your interior design choices.

👉What TO worry about this week in creative automation:

  • Losing your ability to think creatively or apply critical thinking when incorporating AI into your workflow.

  • Fear the day when Slack's AI becomes too smart and starts reminding you of the meetings you wished you could forget.

Generative AI: The Next Level for PlayStation 6?

Whispers in the tech world suggest that Sony's PlayStation 6 could be taking a giant leap into the future with generative AI at its core. According to leaks, this isn't just an upgrade, it's a revolution, promising to redefine gaming experiences. Imagine worlds that evolve on their own, characters that learn from your gameplay, and narratives that unfold uniquely for every player.... With generative AI, the PlayStation 6 is poised to blur the lines between virtual and reality, offering a gaming experience so immersive, you might just forget to hit pause. As gamers and tech enthusiasts alike await official confirmation (it is a leak after all), one thing looks certain: the next console war just got a lot more interesting.

Streamlining Remote Work: The Automation Revolution via Slack

We all secretly agree: The best meetings are the ones we don't have to attend. For agri-marketing and tech companies like Jiva, with team members primarily field-based and operating across different time zones, Slack emerges as the knight in shining armor. Before any meeting kicks off, an automated Slack reminder pings attendees, nudging them to share any crucial updates. But it doesn't stop there. With innovative additions like Slack AI, the platform is diving deep into the future by integrating generative AI. This tech marvel not only crafts concise summaries of channels and threads but also empowers users to unearth answers within Slack through AI-driven search. By automating routine updates, orchestrating project timelines, and centralizing communications, Slack is drastically cutting through the digital noise. As Slack enhances its platform with these futuristic tools, the dream of a seamless remote work experience is closer than ever.

AI in Urban Planning is Redefining Cityscapes with Technology

As cities grow and evolve at alarming rates, the complexity of urban planning intensifies. ArchDaily delves into how AI is transforming the landscape of urban planning, offering solutions that were once beyond reach. From analyzing vast amounts of data to predict traffic flows and environmental impacts, to simulating urban development scenarios, AI is enabling planners to make more informed, sustainable decisions. Urban planners and scientists from Tsinghua University in China have already unveiled an AI-based urban planning system that surpasses human expertise in project creation. Featured in Nature Computational Science, their research showcases the system's prowess in embodying the "15-minute city" concept, aiming for self-sufficient communities where essential services are within a 15-minute reach...

Do Designers View AI As Innovation or A Shortcut? 

On one hand, AI presents unprecedented opportunities for efficiency and creativity, offering tools that can transform complex ideas into tangible designs with astonishing speed. Yet, this technological advancement also raises ethical questions about originality and the intrinsic value of human creativity. To truly understand AI's impact on the design process, who better to turn to than the designers themselves? This is precisely the approach MinuteHack takes, diving deep into the perspectives of those at the heart of the creative revolution.

IKEA's New AI Tool is Saving Relationships from Bad Furniture Picks

Gone are the days of scratching your head over how to fit that stylish yet oh-so-bulky couch into your living room. IKEA's new and improved AI, KEA Kreativ is basically a more custom version of OpenAI’s ChatGPT, will be like having your very own interior design guru, minus the hefty consultation fees.

And that's your scoop for the week in the world of creative automation!

Stay tuned for more breakthroughs and insights as we step into the future👋