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Google Arts & Culture app turns selfies into AI-powered works of art inspired by famous paintings

Google Arts & Culture app turns selfies into AI-powered works of art inspired by famous paintings

Google’s Arts & Culture app is a good way to productively while away some time, loaded with interesting articles about art and all sorts of things. It’s also where those fun “art doppelganger” comparisons came from a few years back, and now it’s picking up another fun camera feature. A …

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The Fiver | Dark arts, sharp counter-attacking and weapons-grade jaded cynicism | Football

Ferran during the, er, Jack Reacher tour in 2012.

LIVERPOOL: THE NEW ARSENAL? That’s Liverpool out of Big Cup, then. On Tuesday night at the Metropolitano they enjoyed 99.9% possession against Atlético Madrid, yet were restricted to a grand total of zero shots on goal. So we know exactly how the return leg in three weeks’ time will play …

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I’m 53, have $1.4 million in my 401(k), $150,000 in savings and my home is paid off. Can I afford to retire?

I’m 53, have $1.4 million in my 401(k), $150,000 in savings and my home is paid off. Can I afford to retire?

Hello Catey, I am a 53-year-old woman who is looking to retire within the next 18 months. I currently have a home that is paid for, which I plan to use as a home base. Outside of that home, my assets are $150,000 in cash savings and $1.4 million in …

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‘Dark Arts’ and ‘Codebreaker’: The Origins of the Houston Astros Cheating Scheme

‘Dark Arts’ and ‘Codebreaker’: The Origins of the Houston Astros Cheating Scheme

On Sept. 22, 2016, an intern in the Houston Astros organization showed general manager Jeff Luhnow a PowerPoint presentation that featured the latest creation by the team’s high-tech front office: an Excel-based application programmed with an algorithm that could decode the opposing catchers’ signs. It was called “Codebreaker.” This was …

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