Google to change AI forever with open source ‘Parsey McParseface’

Google has open sourced its language parsing model, SyntaxNet, calling the English version Parsey McParseface. The system understands human language with an incredible degree of accuracy, but attention has centred around its choice of name, which comes after people voted to name a science research ship Boaty McBoatface – it was in fact named after Sir David Attenborough. The open sourcing of Google’s parsing model means that the broader community can employ the tool to up the game of artificial intelligence (AI). This means that machines could understand sentences from a standard database of English language journalism, the first step in their journey to take over the world. “At Google, we spend a lot of time thinking about how computer systems can read and understand human language in order to…


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