How artificial intelligence is helping to restore works of art

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By Courtesy of Oxia Palus Use only for Oxia Palus Art restoration is a discipline that combines passion, patience and resourcefulness. And it is benefitting more and more from the latest technological advances, especially in terms of artificial intelligence. The start-up Oxia Palus is training one such AI to accurately reconstruct paintings that have been lost for years. Art restoration is a discipline that combines passion, patience and resourcefulness. And it is benefitting more and more from the latest technological advances, especially in terms of artificial intelligence. The start-up Oxia… Read More “How artificial intelligence is helping to restore works of art”

Cowboys’ Peters Signing Speaks to NFL’s Lineman Problem

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Sports Illustrated

By Albert Breer Dallas signed Jason Peters with the hope he can help replace the injured Tyron Smith. Relying on a 40-year-old savior isn’t ideal, but it’s the best one available. Game week is here. We’re ready to roll … Jason Peters is a Cowboy, and his signing makes him one of just two 40-something non-specialists currently in the league (I think you can guess the other one, and 49ers P Andy Lee, for what it’s worth, is also on the wrong side of 40). Last year’s Super Bowl champion had a guy in that category: Andrew Whitworth at left tackle. None of this is an accident. The NFL’s got an issu… Read More “Cowboys’ Peters Signing Speaks to NFL’s Lineman Problem”

Bitcoin holding ground in a narrow range, but struggling to breach $20,000

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City AM

By Darren Parkin Bitcoin struggled to gain a foothold above $20k over the weekend, continuing to trade in a narrow range between $19,700 and $20,400. The largest cryptocurrency by market value is currently changing hands for $19,783.04, up 0.25 per cent over the past 24 hours. Other major cryptocurrencies are also fairly flat this morning, with Ether (ETH), the second largest cryptocurrency by market value, up 0.49 per cent to $1,564. This month will see the Ethereum Merge, an upgrade to the Ethereum network that is likely to cause a reduction in the supply of ETH and introduce a store of valu… Read More “Bitcoin holding ground in a narrow range, but struggling to breach $20,000”