Smart Creativity View All design Published 1st November 2018 Credit: Meet Sophia: The robot who laughs, smiles and frowns just like us Written by Stephy Chung, CNNHong Kong This story is part of "Smart Creativity," a series exploring the intersection between high-concept design and advanced technology. The field of robotics is fast-growing. Robots can now perform complicated movements with elegance -- back-flipping, practicing parkour moves, even "carving" classical sculptures. Then there's Sophia, a robot whose widespread appeal lies not in big, dramatic actions (her torso is often fixed to a rolling base), but rather an unsettling human-like appearance, compounded with the complex ability to express emotions. AI-produced artwork sells for $433K, smashing expectations "We're not fully there yet, but Sophia can represent a number of emotional states, and she can also see emotional expressions on a human face as well," explains David Hanson, the founder … [Read more...] about Meet Sophia: The robot who smiles and frowns just like us
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Many deny they’ve done it, some celebrities refuse to acknowledge it, and others do not even tell their loved ones they have had a go. But last year, 28,000 people across the country went under the knife in a bid to change the way they look. And while most people know we have a private hospital on our doorstep, many people do not know about the incredible secret world hiding inside. Situated in Lowfield Road, Anlaby, Spire is home to some of the region's leading consultants and surgeons, there on hand to treat any needs or provide any advice on cosmetic procedures you may need. Among them is plastic surgeon Paolo Matteucci. Mr Matteucci began his career in cosmetic surgery in 2001. Mr Matteucci's passion for cosmetic surgery comes from seeing the difference it makes to his patients. "The way things look can influence people,” he said. “It can affect the way they function. It can make such a big difference to how they feel about themselves and the way they react. … [Read more...] about ‘Getting a boob job is just like having your hair and nails done’
WE'VE our fingers crossed it will get hotter again soon. And if it does we know what will be on our feet - these cool pink velvet sliders. We were delighted when we saw these Taygate bow-embellished velvet sliders by Ancient Greek. Ancient Greek's designs have an impressive pedigree, having been worn by the likes of Beyonce and Angelina Jolie. Even Michelle Obama is a fan - you can't get more impressive than that. They come in blue and pink and cost £155.... which is a little over our budget. Velvet Bow Mule sandals, £25, Marks and Spencer - buy now So we were over-the-moon when we spotted these virtually identical pink velvet sliders from old faithful Marks and Spencer. The textured velvet bow is set against flat heels and a plaited rope detail. And best of all - they are £130 cheaper than their designer equivalent. Pink velvet sliders, Ancient Greek at Net-A-Porter, £155 - buy now BLOOMING LOVELY Did we all miss the moment Kate handed … [Read more...] about M&S is selling velvet bow-adorned sandals for £25 that look just like Ancient Greek’s £155 pair – can you tell the difference?
SHE'S already been likened to her late mother-in-law, and now Meghan Markle appears to be copying her style. The Duchess of Sussex wore a printed floral maxi dress to Prince Harry's cousin Celia McCorquodale's wedding in Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire, at the weekend. Eagle-eyed royal fans pointed out it bore a striking resemblance to a tunic by Catherine Walker that Princess Diana wore during a visit to Saudi Arabia in 1986. Instagram fan account loveprincessdiana posted a side-by-side picture of Meghan and Diana in their respective dresses, which highlighted the similarities of the necklines and patterns. People took to social media to comment on the comparison, with one writing: "Beautiful prints on two beauties." Though not everyone was so complimentary, with one person asking: "Really??? She's coping Diana's style." Another said: "Only one Diana, Meghan is her own person, with her own style. Hope they let her be her own person and not try to copy Diana. It just … [Read more...] about Did Meghan just copy Diana? Duchess of Sussex’s blue floral dress is just like a tunic the princess wore in 1986
0 Comments Just like Meghan Markle, we married for the second time BelfastTelegraph.co.uk When Prince Harry weds Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle this Saturday, it will be his first marriage but second time round for her. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/just-like-meghan-markle-we-married-for-the-second-time-36914907.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/article36914904.ece/53bca/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-05-17_lif_40998423_I1.JPG Email When Prince Harry weds Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle this Saturday, it will be his first marriage but second time round for her. The American actress was previously married to film producer Trevor Engelson. The couple first met in 2004 and after being together for six years, they got engaged in 2010. They tied the knot on September 10, 2011, when she was 30 years old, at the Jamaica Inn in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The wedding was an extravagant affair - and very different to the … [Read more...] about Just like Meghan Markle, we married for the second time