NLP News Cypher | 12.15.19

Source: Deep Learning on Medium

The 2nd Report: 🔥 2020 State of Enterprise Machine Learning 🔥

Nearly 1 in 5 peeps in the Industry take up to a year for deployment… OUCH!


43% of respondents say ML’s biggest challenge is “scaling up”.

GoodNewsEveryone — A Dataset

For those in the sentiment analysis business, a new English dataset dropped this month.

5000 English news headlines annotated via crowdsourcing with their dominant emotions, emotion experiencers and textual cues, emotion causes and targets, as well as the reader’s perception and emotion of the headline.


Graphs at NeurIPS!

Want a summary of graphs at NeurIPS, Michael Galkin dropped fire this week. At the conference, conversational task-oriented models merging with knowledge graphs was popular:

Galkin’s article mentioned a few papers, here’s a highlight:

DSTQA yields SOTA 💪 results on MultiWOZ 2.0 and MultiWOZ 2.1 (97% of slot accuracy and 51% of joint accuracy) while performing on par with the best approaches on WOZ 2.0 (still 90+% of joint accuracy).


2D embedding of a tree in a hyperbolic space.

GoogleBrain Got T5 working on Colab, Props!

They used a TPU…

Google AI be like…

Thread + Link to Colab:

Facebook Hooks Up with Kaggle

Want a million dollars? If you do, Facebook launched a DeepFake challenge at NeurIPS:

Think Fast and Slow

DeepMind released a paper highlighting how researchers should take natural language understanding to the human level. And it starts by coupling a gradual learning system with a fast-learning system.

FYI, this is similar to Bengio’s workshop talk at NeurIPS that you can watch on SlidesLive.


Papers With Code Joins Facebook AI

Yoshua Bengio Battles Gary Marcus

Grab your popcorn, while everyone is eating their holiday dinners, Yoshua Bengio and Gary Marcus will battle for AI galactic supremacy and you can live-stream it!

Yann LeCunn be like:

Rick Perry‘s’ Got This!

When you think of AI, you may think of Minsky, Hinton and…

(drum roll)

Ricky Perry! 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣