Stone Soup, Anyone?

How “data” became the hidden ingredient propping up digital art

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here is an old folktale people tell their children. It’s called “Stone Soup.” It has many variants, but it goes roughly like this: A beggar arrives in a wealthy village and knocks on doors to ask for food. Nobody will give him anything, so the ingenious beggar comes up with a plan. At one last door, instead of asking for…