Article note: I would forgive a bunch of the ridiculous AI BS if it collapsed the silly copyright regime in the US.
I joked years ago about writing a script that permuted all 16x16 px x 16 color images and attesting that it accounts for every possible favicon, this is ...not dissimilar, but much grander in scale.
If young Metro don’t trust you, I’m gonna... tie you up in a decade of fair use litigation.
Please, please, stop referring to yourselves as ‘consumers.’ OK? ‘Consumers’ are different than citizens. Consumers do not have obligations, responsibilities, and duties to their fellow human beings. And as long as you’re using that word ‘consumer’ in the public discussion, you will be degrading the quality of the discussion we’re having, and we’re gonna continue to be clueless going into this very difficult future that we face.