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Comment Re:Slashdot doesn't read tech news anymore. (Score 1) 182

I'd like to interject for a moment. What you’re referring to as TensorFlow, is in fact, "corporate data/TensorFlow", or as I’ve recently taken to calling it, corporate data plus TensorFlow. TensorFlow is not a finished voice assistant itself, but rather a free component of an otherwise proprietary, fully functioning google system made useful by the google proprietary APIs, apps and web services comprising a full product experience as defined by the google leadership.

Many computer users query the google system every day. There really is a TensorFlow, and these people are using it, but it is just a part of the system they use.

TensorFlow is the basis: the program in the system that executes the AI programs. TensorFlow is an essential part of an AI service, but useless by itself; it can only function in the context of a complete AI service. TensorFlow is normally used with the google proprietary service: the whole system is basically google's proprietary service with TensorFlow added, or "corporate data/TensorFlow".

Comment Re:Has slashdot comments too (Score 1) 610

She is the lesser of two evils. In an ideal world, she would be persecuted for all the crimes she and her family commited, and she would be banned from public offices, but as the alternative is even more horrible, I think she should become president.

Trump wants to make peace with russia, that's nice, but he also wants to charge protection money from the western countries, and he didn't really get the message about climate change. The horrible TTIP deal, all this paperwork can be reversed, but if the USA is going to continue pollution, or even expand it, this will have an irreversible and unstoppable impact on global climate.

Comment Re:Because Reddit is a great source of detective w (Score 1) 610

That's why governments (counting police as part of the government) usually employ professionals who do this as their day jobs. The whole process is bound to certain rules, like the rule of no punishment without a court ruling, or the presumption of innocence, and it is usually better than an investigation done by an angry mob of laymen. But sometimes this system doesn't work, for example when it affects someone higher up. I can totally understand the government employees who refrain from investigating their higher ups. In a democracy you have the press and public to take over that task.

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