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Learnings & Musings on AI, ML, Data Science & Python

FB NLP 💬

Facebook has open sourced their PyTorch based Natural Language Processing modeling framework. According to them it: 👇 blurs the boundaries between experimentation and large-scale deployment. Looking forward to trying this out. 🤓 Src: Facebook


Google Wages War on Gender

Ok, not really. But I can imagine that being a headline of some inflammatory “news” article. 🗞️ They’re working to remove implicit, societal gender bias from machine translations in Google Translate by changing the underlying architecture of the machine learning model they use. Basically, the model now produces a masculine and feminine version and then determines which is most likely … Read More


Facebook Can Read Photos 🖼️

Big Blue has rolled out a tool called Rosetta that can scan photos for text, extract the text it finds, and then “understand” that text. 👁️‍🗨️ This is huge as it means the platform can now increase accessibility by reading photos, it can pull out information from photos of menus and street signs, and it can monitor memes and images … Read More


ELMo Really Does Know His Words 👹

I’m super interested in the world of NLP (natural language processing), so the news that performance increased dramatically with ELMo piqued my interest. 💡 The biggest benefit in my eyes is that this method doesn’t require labeled data, which means the world of written word is our oyster. 🐚 Yeah, yeah, word embeddings don’t require labeled data either. ELMo can … Read More