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Top Big AI Announcements From Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference

Earlier this year Facebook demonstrated how serious they are about AI by open sourcing their NLP toolkit LASER. Now at the recently concluded 2-day event F8 Developer Conference held in San Jose,California, Facebook dished out more updates for the machine…

Good News For Developers, A New Machine Learning Tool To Recommend Code Snippets

Your smart phone OS contains more than 10 million lines of code. A million lines of code takes 18000 pages to print which is equal to Tolstoy’s War and Peace put together, 14 times! Though the number of lines of…

Here’s What You Need to Know About PyText, Facebook’s New Open Source Project

Facebook open-sourced PyText, its natural language processing (NLP) framework recently in an attempt to bridge the gap between experimentation and large-scale deployment in the field of NLP. PyText is a library built on PyTorch, the company’s open source deep learning…

Yann LeCun Says Facebook Is ‘Dust’ Without Deep Learning, And No One Is Disagreeing

One of the foremost experts on Deep Learning, Facebook AI supremo and Chief AI Scientist, FAIR, Yann LeCun made another key announcement regarding deep learning. The French AI expert who played a pivotal role in setting up Facebook’s lab in…

Facebook’s Reinforcement Learning Platform ‘Horizon’ Is Shaping The Future Of Intelligent Interaction

Reinforcement Learning is a reward-based learning algorithm in which an agent or a system interacts with its environment, looks for a reward and adapts to the change in state of the environment. The easiest and most common example to relate…

How Facebook Is Spotting Time-Series Anomalies With AnoGen

  The 2008 financial crisis was a black swan moment for millions of people both inside and outside the tech world when they realised that the computing systems and the infrastructure is not always robust. Non-stop computing systems, especially, require…

Understanding DensePose, Facebook’s New Tool That Revolutionises Human Body Estimation

In June 2018, social media giant Facebook open-sourced DensePose, a tool which was internally built by their artificial intelligence team. The tool has the ability to extract a 3D mesh model of a human body from two-dimensional RGB images. Facebook…

Facebook Takes Its AI Research A Step Ahead, Launches AI Lab In Canada’s Montreal

Facebook is inaugurating its first artificial intelligence lab in Canada, in the country’s largest city, Montreal, a move that has been welcomed by the Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. This will be the social media giant’s fourth AI research lab and…

Facebook Trains AI To Understand Human Reactions By Watching Skype Conversation Videos

Facebook has come up with yet another development in robotics and AI. The researchers at Facebook’s AI lab have now developed an expressive bot, the animations of which are controlled by an artificially intelligent algorithm. The algorithm that has been…

Microsoft Replaces Mobile With AI As Its Top Priority

  Everyone and every company has been shifting focus to artificial intelligence and how could tech behemoth Microsoft be far from shifting its focus to AI and making it the top priority. In the annual report of the company’s 2017…

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