Related Items:dema, ethlyn gibbs, national trust, wheeland pond Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Climate Change blamed for seawater woes in Grand Turk Recommended for you Emergency action in Grand Turk due to sea surges Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppProvienciales, 04 Mar 2015 – Residents of Wheeland did not turn out in big numbers, but with big ideas and were expressive with DEMA and National Trust officials about the Wheeland Pond. “It’s very nice and whatever was said just makes sense because down here is a very nice place. All we need to do is take care of it for when the tourists come around, and it would be good.”“…come together and work together on this because it would help everybody in the area, not just the tourists but just to keep the area clean as a nice site and attraction that is one of the benefits for Blue Hills.” There is an initiative now launched to see the Pond preserved and transformed ecologically into a guest and resident attraction. Executive Director of the National Trust, Ethlyn Gibbs Williams said she could see three jobs coming from a development of the site. Members of Parliament for both Wheeland and Blue Hills attended the two days of town meetings held over the weekend. Clement Howell High get their hands dirty for World Wetlands Day 2016
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A new computing tool developed by Google will let developers build AI-powered apps that respect your privacy. Google on Wednesday released TensorFlow Federated, open-source software that incorporates federated learning, an AI training system. It works by using data that’s spread out across a lot of devices, such as smartphones and tablets, to teach itself new tricks. But rather than send the data back to a central server for study, it learns on your phone or tablet itself and sends only the lesson back to the app maker.Federated learning runs “part of the machine learning algorithm right next to where the data is on the device,” Alex Ingerman, a product manager at Google Research, said in an interview. The algorithm applies what it already knows to the data on your phone, such as suggesting replies to emails, and creates a summary of what it learned in the process to send back.TensorFlow Federated adds an important, new privacy-sensitive ability to the artificial intelligence revolution taking hold of the computing industry. AI promises to change the way we work and live, letting machines learn enough that they can complete tasks that currently require people. For example, if you and a bunch of other people add “side-eye” to your texting app’s dictionary, the app could figure out the usage and incorporate that into its standard dictionary by itself.To get good at these tasks, machines need to see a huge amounts of data, which worries people concerned about privacy. Federated learning helps soothe those worries. Google has led the AI charge, using the technology for tasks like translating written languages spotted in photographs or suggesting responses to emails. TensorFlow Federated is already built into some Google apps, such as the Gboard keyboard for Android phones and iPhones, where it analyzes typing patterns in order to offer suggested shortcuts. Now that it’s freely shared open-source software, TensorFlow Federated can help other developers with AI projects without requiring them to start from scratch.Predicting what you want with AI is a major part of Google’s business plans. Scott Huffman, Google’s vice president of engineering, said in January that AI will help Google Home Assistant engage in basic conversation within five years. Eventually it will interpret your mood and remember the details of previous conversations. Google announced federated learning for its own apps in 2017. Federated learning builds on Google’s TensorFlow system, a machine learning system that tech companies and academics use in their products and projects for free. For example, TensorFlow is part of Google’s efforts with Stanford University researchers to explore potential new drugs. What’s more, companies such as Twitter, Coca-Cola and Intel use the platform.Apple addresses privacy in iOS apps that use machine learning through a process called differential privacy, which it started touting in 2016. Developers can create iOS apps that run machine learning locally on users’ phones and tablets without extracting any raw data.Ingerman said Google hopes academics will produce research using TensorFlow Federated that furthers everyone’s understanding of the technology and its uses.”Our aim is to give back to the research community and enable development in the field,” Ingerman said. • reading • Google tool lets any AI app learn without taking all your data Aug 31 • Best places to sell your used electronics in 2019 Tags Comment Artificial intelligence (AI) Privacy Google Intel Apple Apple Aug 31 • iPhone XR vs. iPhone 8 Plus: Which iPhone should you buy? Share your voice 1 See All Mobile Mobile Apps Sep 1 • iPhone 11, Apple Watch 5 and more: The final rumors Aug 31 • Your phone screen is gross. Here’s how to clean it
Tata Sons and Singapore partnership airline, Vistara, received its flying permit from the directorate general of civil aviation, DGCA, on Monday, allowing it to start operations. ReutersDetails about routes, sales and schedules will soon be available, according to a company statement.Vistara chief executive Phee Teik Yeoh said that the Ministry of Civil Aviation was supportive and gave helpful guidance to the full service airline.The airline possesses two leased Airbus A-320s, with a third expected to join in March 2015.Tata Sons owns 51% stake in the partnership with the balance held by Singapore Airlines. ReutersPlans for operation include 87 flights with five Airbus A-320s in the first year of operation and to scale up to 301 flights by the fourth year of operation, reports Businessworld.Given the issues faced by the industry and the no-frills airlines finding it hard to keep flying, a deep commitment by the partners and the fall in crude prices will benefit the full service airline.Vistara will be the third full service airlines after Air India and Jet to fly the skies of India.