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Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 2Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 2Meet 26-year-old, Edem Francis Kuttey, our GH Hunk for the month of April. He grew up in Kanda Estate and attended schools such as Bishop Herman College and Accra polytechnic. He  is also currently pursuing a degree at GIMPA. Edem believes this year is one for new beginnings, and everyday is a learning process . His resolution for the year is to make his late mum proud even in heaven. For him, the month of April represents the death and the resurrection of Christ his savior, which has renewed him. Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 7 Stats Height: 5.9 Weight: 79 Chest: 40 Waist: 32 Relationship Status I’m single Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 5 My Ambitions My ambition is to become the most talked about entrepreneur of our time What makes me sexy? Sexy means being intelligent and attractive at the same time. How to stay sexy Taking a cold bath after workout session. To be sexy you have to work out consistently, know what to say and when to say it , looking neat and sharp always, putting on smiles as often as necessary Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 6 My ideal sexy woman A woman rocking her African print A day in my life Wake up at 5:30 am and I call my gym buddies (spartanz) then we hit the gym. Get back home and take a cold bath and head straight to work. After work I get home to freshen up then run back to school. My training regimen I have a laid down workout routine that I follow with my brothers the Spartanz My diet I only make sure I eat the healthiest food possible..no junks Funniest social media comment ever about my body  A lady friend asked me if I had a girlfriend and I said no…she replied “I forgot you gym your heart too” Must-have trends Sneakers and watches Casual or formal? Casual Leather or metallic watch? Leather Shoes or flipflops? Shoes Shaving or waxing? Shaving Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 3 Tattoo of piercing? Neither African print or Western clothing? African print Favourite colour Black Favourite food Banku and pepper with tilapia Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 4 Favourite perfume? Victoria secrets Cocoa butter or Vaseline? Cocoa butter Beads or chains? Chains Nude photo shoot or covered up? Covered up Favourite fragrance/perfume Eau Sauvage By Christian Dior Edem Francis Kuttey GH Hunk April 8 Boxers or Birefs? Boxers Buttons or Cufflinks? Buttons Tie or No-tie? Tie Roll-on Deodorant or spray deodorant? Roll-on deodorant Razer blade or machine? Shaving machine Braids or clean cut? clean cut Beer or vodka? Beer Condom or Raw? Raw Skinny or Baggy Jeans? Skinny jeans Tucked in or untucked ? Tucked in Favorite colour for dress Black and blue Credits: Make up: @thereal_asareprince Creative Director : @iamasephua Photography @vineimagery]]>

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Meta’s AI AI machine translation research helps break language barriers

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Today, Meta announced that it has built and open sourced ‘No Language Left Behind’ NLLB-200, a single AI model that is the first to translate across 200 different languages, including 55 African languages with state-of-the-art results. Meta is using the modelling techniques and learnings from the project to improve and extend translations on Facebook, Instagram, and Wikipedia.

 

In an effort to develop high-quality machine translation capabilities for most of the world’s low-resource languages, this single AI model was designed with a focus on African languages. They are challenging from a machine translation perspective. AI models require lots and lots of data to help them learn, and there’s not a lot of human translated training data for these languages. For example, there’s more than 20M people who speak and write in Luganda but examples of this written language are extremely difficult to find on the internet.

 

We worked with professional translators for each of these languages to develop a reliable benchmark which can automatically assess translation quality for many low-resource languages. We also work with professional translators to do human evaluation too, meaning people who speak the languages natively evaluate what the AI produced. The reality is that a handful of languages dominate the web, so only a fraction of the world can access content and contribute to the web in their own language. We want to change this by creating more inclusive machine translations systems – ones that unlock access to the web for the more than 4B people around the world that are currently excluded because they do not speak one of the few languages content is available in.

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“It’s impressive how much AI is improving all of our services. We just open-sourced an AI model we built that can translate across 200 different languages — many of which aren’t supported by current translation systems. We call this project No Language Left Behind, and the AI modelling techniques we used are helping make high quality translations for languages spoken by billions of people around the world. To give a sense of the scale, the 200-language model has over 50 billion parameters, and we trained it using our new Research SuperCluster, which is one of the world’s fastest AI supercomputers. The advances here will enable more than 25 billion translations every day across our apps. Communicating across languages is one superpower that AI provides, but as we keep advancing our AI work it’s improving everything we do — from showing the most interesting content on Facebook and Instagram, to recommending more relevant ads, to keeping our services safe for everyone,” said Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a post on his Facebook profile.

 

Language is our culture, identity, and lifeline to the world. However, as high-quality translation tools don’t exist for hundreds of languages, billions of people today can’t access digital content or participate fully in conversations and communities online in their preferred or native languages. This is especially true for hundreds of millions of people who speak the many languages of Africa.

 

“Africa is a continent with very high linguistic diversity, and language barriers exist day to day. We are pleased to announce that 55 African languages will be included in this machine translation research, making it a major breakthrough for our continent,” Balkissa Ide Siddo, Public Policy Director for Africa said while speaking about the launch of the AI model. “In the future, imagine visiting your favourite Facebook group, coming across a post in Igbo or Luganda, and being able to understand it in your own language with just a click of a button – that’s where we hope research like this leads us. Highly accurate translations in more languages could also help to spot harmful content and misinformation, protect election integrity, and curb instances of online sexual exploitation and human trafficking.”

 

While commenting on accessibility and inclusion in the pursuit of building an equitable metaverse, Ide Siddo added “At Meta, we are working today to ensure that as many people as possible will be able to access the new educational, social and economic opportunities that the next evolution of the internet will bring to future technology and an everyday living experience tomorrow.”

 

To confirm that the translations are high quality, Meta also created a new evaluation dataset, FLORES-200, and measured NLLB-200’s performance in each language. Results revealed that NLLB-200 exceeds the previous state of the art by an average of 44 percent.

 

Meta is also open-sourcing the NLLB-200 model and publishing a slew of research tools to enable other researchers to extend this work to more languages and build more inclusive technologies. Meta AI is also providing up to $200,000 of grants to non-profit organizations for real world applications for NLLB-200.

 

There are versions of Wikipedia in more than 300 languages, but most have far fewer articles than the 6+ million available in English. Following Meta’s partnership with the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that hosts Wikipedia and other free knowledge projects, modelling  techniques and learnings from the NLLB research are now also being applied to translation systems used by Wikipedia editors. Using the Wikimedia Foundation’s Content Translation Tool, articles can now be easily translated in more than 20 low-resource languages (those that don’t have extensive datasets to train AI systems), including 10 that previously were not supported by any machine translation tools on the platform.

 

To explore a demo of NLLB-200 showing how the model can translate stories from around the world, visit here. You can also read the research paper here.

 

 

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I single-handedly popularized Shea Butter in the United States – Margaret Andega

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CBG flower and CBD flower are two types of flowers that are used for their respective health benefits. CBD flowers are known for their calming and relaxing effects, while CBG flowers are known for relieving pain and inflammation.  (more…)

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