Day: September 4, 2020

Future Of Shakespeare Site Could Be Globe Theatre Replica

STRATFORD, CT — An ambitious plan for Stratford’s former Shakespeare theater site would see a replica of The Bard’s 1614 Globe Theatre on a campus dedicated to the arts with the potential to draw hundreds of thousands of visitors to town each year. But with a cost of more than $70 million, it won’t come cheap.

“We want to create something unique, a national treasure, a famous historic theater,” said Tom Evans, a Stratford resident with a background in acting and business management who is the driving force behind the idea.

According to Evans, the time is right to commit to building a major attraction at the previous location of the American Shakespeare Festival Theatre, which was destroyed in a 2019 fire, but had largely been dormant for decades beforehand.

“We have a blank slate that hasn’t existed in Stratford for a long time,” Evans said at a preliminary discussion

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Penetron Technology Helps Waterproof Florida Residential Towers

Both the Gio Midtown in Miami and the Aurora Condominiums in nearby Sunny Isles Beach are high-end residential projects that were completed in January and July 2020, respectively. Beyond the extensive amenities and unforgettable ocean views, both projects also specified Penetron crystalline technology to ensure waterproof below-grade concrete structures.

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Both the Gio Midtown in Miami and the Aurora Condominiums in nearby Sunny Isles Beach are high-end residential projects that were completed in January and July 2020, respectively. Beyond the extensive amenities and unforgettable ocean views, both projects also specified Penetron crystalline technology to ensure waterproof below-grade concrete structures.

The $27.9 million Gio Midtown, a mixed-use development adjacent to Miami’s popular Wynwood Art District and Design District, was designed by Chicago-based bKL Architecture. The project features 447 units, available as studio, and one- to three-bedroom layouts, in a 39-story tower. Built on a 2.14

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What GPT-3 Means For Education

It’s a super auto-completer. With a little training, it’s a writer, coder, composer, translator, and puzzle solver. It’s the Swiss Army Knife of AI from OpenAI, a San Francisco R&D shop set up to guide a path to safe artificial general intelligence and funded by Microsoft, Reid Hoffman, and Vinod Khosla. 

Generative Pre-trained Transformer 3 (GPT-3) is a deep learning language model that produces human-like text. The third-generation model “is the most powerful language model ever,” MIT Technology Review.  

Trained by supercomputers with 175 billion parameters—an order of magnitude more than prior models—applications for GPT-3 have the potential to increase productivity and creativity including:

The API for GPT-3 represents a sector advance more than a breakthrough. It performs like a clever student trying to fake their way through a course. But it’s massive memory makes it more versatile with less training than

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World’s first virtual art museum looks beyond ‘the white viewer’

MILAN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The world’s first entirely virtual art museum is set to open next month, hoping to bring masterpieces to anyone in the world with an internet connection, according to its British creator.

The Virtual Online Museum of Art (VOMA) will feature art from renowned museums such as the Musee d’Orsay in Paris and New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, as well as digital-only originals, said Stuart Semple, the artist behind the project.

“The point of art is to communicate and share ideas … (but) a lot of people can’t travel to a museum,” said Semple, whose large-scale public projects have included releasing thousands of smiley faced clouds over London, Moscow and Milan.

“This is a way to make it a lot more accessible,” he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation by phone.

The new coronavirus pandemic forced almost all museums around the world to close this year,

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