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‘Good’ deepfakes, Eurovision AI & mushroom headphones - May's ‘Future Now’

05TH JUNE 2019


Welcome to May’s edition of ‘Future Now’ – a curated collection of the coolest creative tech stories we spotted last month.

This edition features ‘good’ deepfakes of David Beckham, Salvador Dalí and the Mona Lisa. We've covered virtual security guards from Japan, a robotic postman designed by Ford and an AI that wrote a song for Eurovision. Other stories include machine learning and DNA-hacking, tech-fuelled affordable housing, and the future of sustainable electronics: mushroom headphones.

We’ve given you instant access to the first five stories, which you can download here.

If you’d like to get your paws on the full version, please drop us a line at

The Creative Technology Team


Creative Technology