It’s been more than a month since the news about the human-like model to generate text (GPT-2) hit the media., If you haven’t paid much attention to this topic here is a short summary with useful reference materials.
Recently our company, n-waves, has won Poleval, national NLP competition. I’d like to share with you some resource without which it wouldn’t have been possible: the fastai library, fast.ai’s courses, and the community around them. If you’re struggling with finding an acceptable service to address your automation needs or if you are interested in applying recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, then these resources can also work for you.
While AI is on everyone’s lips nowadays, yet very few people know its origin and reasons for the sudden rise. How the abandoned technology that turned out to be a disappointment in the seventies comes back triumphantly since a few years ago, see in this episode of Bloomberg's "Hello World.” Besides the history and most recognisable faces of AI world served nicely and entertainingly - there are also fact-based predictions on how AI change our world quite soon.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a research field focused on creating solutions that can independently make decisions and actions aimed at a specific result. If it scared you a little, you probably remembered movies or fantasy books about robots taking over control of the world. No wonder. Research and development of AI have been ongoing since the 50 of the last century, with the computers’ development. First thoughts in mass culture about AI were a reflection of the fears that accompanied the generations living in the shadow of the Cold War and arms races. But what really is AI?