Making Stable Diffusion Faster with Intelligent Caching

Creative industries are changing. A new wave of “AI art” tools like DALL-E 2, Imagen, and Midjourney seemed to pop up from nowhere. In a few short months, they have reshaped the way art is made.

The first of these tools, OpenAI’s DALL-E 2, was announced in April 2022. It became the first widespread use of “diffusion” models. Since then, diffusion has exploded, reaching far beyond the tech and even creative industries, into common knowledge among people without any ties to either industry.

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