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How machine learning revived long lost masterpieces by KlimtHow machine learning revived long lost masterpieces by KlimtSenior Program Manager Google Arts & Culture

Meet the expert — Dr. Franz SmolaWhile creating “Klimt vs. Klimt” the Google Arts & Culture team was advised and guided by Dr. Franz Smola, curator at the Belvedere and acknowledged around the world as one of the foremost Klimt experts. He shared some of his thoughts on working on the project:Why are Klimt’s Faculty Paintings so important?Klimt´s three Faculty Paintings were among the largest artworks Klimt ever created and in the field of Symbolist painting they represent Klimt’s masterpieces.What do you think about the recolored versions?The colors were essential

First Women’s Bank launches in US with focus on fixing gender lending gap

A new commercial bank in the US is aiming to be the first and only women-led and women-focused lender operating in the country. First Women’s Bank CEO, Marianne Markowitz First Women’s Bank, founded in 2019 and headquartered in Chicago, opened its first branch last month after gaining final approval from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in July. It is the first new bank to be chartered in Illinois since 2010 and raised an initial $30 million through a group of 200 investors, including Tennis star Billie Jean King. The

The SEC Will Not Ban Crypto, That Would Be Up To Congress, Says Gary Gensler

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Chairman, Gary Gensler, told Congress that the SEC will not ban cryptocurrencies. This is a huge relief, even though Gensler then said “that would be up to Congress.” The SEC Chairman is in the middle of quite a press tour, spreading his opinions on crypto around. Those had a lot of people worried, but today Gensler specifically said an outright ban isn’t on the cards. Related Reading | SEC’s Gary Gensler Crumbles When Asked If Ethereum Is A Security SEC Chair: No interest in a

Buy Virtual Lands in El Salvador Now

El Salvador is a small Central American country of just over 6 million people. It has a rich, indigenous cultural heritage and its capital, San Salvador, is one of the most iconic cities in the world. Indeed, it’s known as the landfall of Christopher Columbus in 1492. Besides its rich history, El Salvador is also known for being the first crypto-friendly country in the world. In fact, El Salvador was one of the first countries in the region to declare its intent to become a crypto nation. They’ve recently adopted

Alliance Of 30 Top Crypto Wallets Created With Goal Of Replacing Current Addresses With “.Wallet” Usernames… | Live Cryptocurrency News | Global Crypto Press

NFT area supplier Unstoppable Domains and an alliance of 30 of the highest crypto wallet has fashioned an alliance aiming to ascertain “a new global standard” for blockchain transactions, meant to interchange the not possible to memorize and prolonged alphanumeric wallet addresses we use in the present day. Calling it the ‘Wallet Alliance’ the group consists of Trust Wallet, imToken, BRD Wallet, MyEtherWallet, Birdchain, Litewallet, Klever, CoinFlip, 1inch, Nimiq Wallet, OWNR Wallet, Digifox, Bitcoin.com, and others. The ‘Wallet Alliance’ Represents 40 Million Users… That’s sufficient customers to reply the query

Brazil announces tougher penalties for crypto money launderers.

Money launderers in Brazil who turn to digital currencies will face longer prison sentences and higher fines if a proposed bill gets through parliament. The proposed bill doubles the monetary penalty and prescribes over 16 years in maximum jail time for convicted offenders. Money laundering through cryptocurrencies has become a concern for many governments across countries in recent times, with some like China arresting over 1,000 this year for it. Brazil lawmakers proposed an amendment to financial laws to stop money laundering through crypto.  In Brazil, the Chamber of Deputies—the

Axie Infinity Raises $152M from a16z to Accelerate Play-to-Earn

Share some Bitpinas love:Sky Mavis, the developers of breakout game Axie Infinity, announces that it has successfully raised $152 million that will be used to build its global team, scale its infrastructure and build a distribution platform that game developers can use to create and distribute their blockchain games. The series B round is led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) and participated by Accel and Paradigm. A16z previously invested in play-to-earn gaming group Yield Guild Games, which has more than 3,000 scholars playing Axie Infinity.While the play-to-earn (P2E) model, which means

Air New Zealand to introduce ‘no jab, no fly’ for international travellers

Air New Zealand is asking customers to get ready for international travel by getting vaccinated. From 1 February 2022, the airline will require customers travelling anywhere on its international network to be fully vaccinated. “We’re getting ready to reconnect with the world and letting customers know what they need to do to be ready to take off when we can,” says Air New Zealand’s Chief Executive Officer Greg Foran. “Being vaccinated against COVID-19 is the new reality of international travel –many of the destinations Kiwis want to visit are already

Lambda Function – A better understanding

This article was published as a part of the Data Science Blogathon Greetings! If they are working on a real-time application or a complicated activity, all programmers, regardless of the domain, will come across the phrase function block in coding. So, what this function block will do is make our work easier and more elegant by making our code look simple even though the action we used is complicated. Introduction to Function Image Source: Author A function is a code block that includes a few structured statements of code, works when