Google Open Sources Machine Learning System TensorFlow, But There’s A Catch

Google has announced in its blog that the company is now sharing TensorFlow with the rest of the world. However, TensorFlow’s open-sourced code allows it to run only on a single machine.(Photo : Google | YouTube) Google is giving back — sort of — by sharing a core piece of its technology with the rest of the world. TensorFlow is the second-generation machine learning system that underlies many of Google’s business and software. By open sourcing part of the code that makes it tick, the rest of us can put it to work, too. There’s a catch though. Google, of course, can’t give away all of its secrets. That’s why TensorFlow’s release into the wild only includes part of the code that allows it to run on a single machine. Despite being…


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