The quality of machine translation produced by state-of-the-art models is already quite high and often requires only minor corrections from professional human translators. This is especially true for high-resource language pairs like English-German and English-French. So, the main focus of recent research studies in machine translation was on improving system performance for … [Read more...] about State-Of-The-Art Methods For Neural Machine Translation & Multilingual Tasks
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 Reinforcement Learning research papers. At a 2017 O'Reilly AI conference, Andrew Ng ranked reinforcement learning dead last in terms of its utility for business applications. Compared to other machine learning methods like supervised learning, transfer learning, and even unsupervised learning, deep reinforcement learning (RL) … [Read more...] about What Are Major Reinforcement Learning Achievements & Papers From 2018?
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 Conversational AI research papers. Conversational interfaces are permeating all aspects of our digital experiences. Digital assistants work alongside human agents to provide customer support. Chatbots are used to both market products and enable their purchases. IoT and other smart devices like Google Home or Amazon Echo enable … [Read more...] about Top Research Papers in Conversational AI For Chatbots And Intelligent Agents
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 and top 2020 Computer Vision research papers. Ever since convolutional neural networks began outperforming humans in specific image recognition tasks, research in the field of computer vision has proceeded at breakneck pace.The basic architecture of CNNs (or ConvNets) was developed in the 1980s. Yann LeCun improved upon … [Read more...] about 10 Cutting Edge Research Papers In Computer Vision & Image Generation
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 and top 2020 NLP research papers.Language understanding is a challenge for computers. Subtle nuances of communication that human toddlers can understand still confuse the most powerful machines. Even though advanced techniques like deep learning can detect and replicate complex language patterns, machine learning models still lack … [Read more...] about We Summarized 14 NLP Research Breakthroughs You Can Apply To Your Business
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 AI Ethics research papers. 2018 was a breakthrough year for AI ethics. Researchers, practitioners, and ethicists have sounded the alarm for years over potential malicious applications of AI technologies as well as unintended consequences from flawed or biased systems. The increased attention from these warnings have led to a … [Read more...] about Recent Breakthrough Research Papers In AI Ethics
This is part 3 in a series. Part 1 is here and Part 2 is here.To announce Google’s AutoML, Google CEO Sundar Pichai wrote, “Today, designing neural nets is extremely time intensive, and requires an expertise that limits its use to a smaller community of scientists and engineers. That’s why we’ve created an approach called AutoML, showing that it’s possible for neural nets … [Read more...] about Google’s AutoML: Cutting Through The Hype
UPDATE: We've also summarized the top 2019 and top 2020 AI & machine learning research papers.Trying to keep up with AI research papers can feel like an exercise in futility given how quickly the industry moves. If you're buried in papers to read that you haven't quite gotten around to, you're in luck.To help you catch up, we've summarized 10 important AI research … [Read more...] about No time to read AI research? We summarized top 2018 papers for you
This post is part 1 of a series. Part 2 is an opinionated introduction to AutoML and neural architecture search, and Part 3 looks at Google’s AutoML in particular.There are frequent media headlines about both the scarcity of machine learning talent (see here, here, and here) and about the promises of companies claiming their products automate machine learning and eliminate … [Read more...] about What Do Machine Learning Practitioners Actually Do?
How do you order toilet paper online?If you were using a modern graphical user interface (GUI), you would:Go to your computerOpen up a browserType in Amazon, then type "toilet paper" into the search windowSuffer analysis paralysis over the gazillion selections that pop upMake a choice but then be confronted with more choices over how many packs to getSign in if you … [Read more...] about 6 Technical Approaches For Building Conversational AI