Facebook unveils its new AI engine ‘Deep Text’

This week, Facebook unveiled its new artificial intelligence engine, ‘Deep Text’ in an effort to better understand the meaning and sentiment of posts on its site as well as the messages sent via its Messenger app. According to the company, its new in-house AI engine is able to understand the text of thousands of posts per second in over 20 languages. Deep Text is also able to do so with “near-human accuracy” which is very impressive for a project that began less than a year ago. Facebook has already utilised the new technology to improve the ability of chat bots operating within Messenger to help users hail cabs. Deep Text is able to understand the difference between someone referring to a previous cab ride and someone actively looking for a…


Link to Full Article: Facebook unveils its new AI engine ‘Deep Text’