DeepText AI: Is a smarter Facebook a scary Facebook?

Last Modified: Fri, Jun 03 2016. 11 20 AM ISTIf you were worried about Facebook reading your posts thus far, now it will even derive context and offer suggestions based on deeper learning Facebook already knows a lot about you, but the social network is about to get a whole lot smarter. The company has unveiled the DeepText Artificial Intelligence (AI) engine which is designed to understand the context and sentiment behind the written word. It relies on a technique called deep learning, which attempts to reduce the gap between computers and humans, when it comes to understanding the meaning behind human language. Facebook is using neural network architectures, including convolutional and recurrent neural nets, and can perform word-level and character-level based learning. This comes at a time when Google…


Link to Full Article: DeepText AI: Is a smarter Facebook a scary Facebook?