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Top Applications of NLP in 2021
Data in the form of text is increasingly commonplace. Businesses have plenty of text-based surveys and emails to plow through, researchers often use social media posts for analysis, and so on. It should be no surprise that NLP is becoming a must-have skillset for data scientists... Read more
The Pile Dataset: EleutherAI’s Massive Project to Help Train NLP Models
Recently, EleutherAI – a small group of researchers devoted to open-source AI research – created The Pile, a massive dataset designed to train NLP models, such as GPT-2 and GPT-3, among others. The dataset is open-source, contains over 800GB of English language data, and is still... Read more
Top 14 NLP Job-Ready Skills for 2021
NLP was one of the hottest skills in 2019 and  2020 for good reason. Companies have a lot of text to work with and many applicants to apply it across the business. We will discuss the top applications of NLP in part II of this two-part... Read more
Learn NLP the Stanford Way — Lesson 1
The AI area of Natural Language Processing, or NLP, throughout its gigantic language models — yes, GPT-3, I’m watching you — presents what it’s perceived as a revolution in machines’ capabilities to perform the most distinct language tasks. Due to that, the perception of the public... Read more
The State of Enterprise NLP in 2020
The state of entrerpise NLP in 2020. This has been a unique year for public health, professional life, the economy, and just about every other aspect of daily life. While some doors are closing, and others are pivoting their business models, businesses that haven’t taken a... Read more
Watch the Top NLP Talks from ODSC Europe 2020 for Free
Data in the form of text is increasingly commonplace. Businesses have plenty of text-based surveys and emails to plow through, researchers often use social media posts for analysis, and so on. It should be no surprise that NLP is becoming a must-have skill set for data... Read more
Deep Learning-Driven Text Summarization & Explainability with Reuters News Data
Image credit: REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler for Reuters news data Editor’s note: At ODSC West 2020, Nadja Herger, Nina Hristozova, and Viktoriia Samatova will hold a workshop focused on text summarization and that will allow you to automatically generate news headlines powered by Reuters News, and learn about... Read more
The Fashion Industry is Impactful – Let’s Make it Positive With AI
Want to know how you can contribute to a sustainable clothing industry? Listen to my talk at ODSC Europe 2020, “Sustainable Retail Through Open Source, Scraping and NLP,” and take action right away! Pollution, bad working conditions, and animal welfare are topics that are often pushed... Read more
State-of-the-Art Text Classification Made Easy: AdaptNLP
This article discusses AdaptNLP. In Natural Language Processing (NLP), language models such as ULMFiT, BERT, and GPT have become the foundation of many solutions for common NLP tasks. The benefit of language models is their ability to be pre-trained with a general understanding of language, such... Read more
Introduction to GPT-3
In this article, my goal is to get you up to speed with the GPT-3 phenomenon by offering a brief historical timeline of major results over the past few years, pointing you to several seminal papers, and sharing a few caveats associated with the technology. Natural... Read more