Researchers at NVIDIA have developed a deep learning model that uses generative adversarial networks (GANs) to convert rough sketches into life-like images. This technology can be used by architects, urban planners, landscape designers and game developers for creating visually stunning virtual worlds.
Scott Walker, the influential singer, songwriter and producer whose hits with the Walker Brothers in the 1960s included "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore," has died. He was 76. The record company 4AD announced the death on Monday. The company said he died Friday afternoon in London. A cause of death wasn't given. The Walker…
When Apple's first physical credit card launches this summer, it'll come standard with something people love: no hidden or annoying fees. The Apple Card, announced on stage at Apple's March event on Monday, will have no international fees or over-limit fees, and, perhaps most notably, no fees for missing a payment, Apple said. The white…
Marvin Gaye’s career had so many phases, attracted so much attention, and experienced so much critical analysis that it’s hard to believe there’s anything left in his expansive catalog to be explored. But back in 1972, while testing the boundaries of a $1 million contract signed in the wake of his sociopolitical breakthrough What’s Going…
Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Dwyane Wade says any talk about how the Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs in their first season with LeBron James must include a caveat about his longtime friend and former teammate's groin injury. Speaking with Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic, Wade noted the Lakers were firmly in the…