BlenderBot 2.0: FAIR chatbot with long-term memory

18 July 2021

BlenderBot 2.0: FAIR chatbot with long-term memory

FAIR has introduced the second version of BlenderBot , an open-source chatbot that combines several conversational skills, including personification, empathy and factual knowledge. BlenderBot 2.0 has a long-term memory and…

FAIR introduced a self-supervised neural network for speech recognition

28 May 2021

FAIR introduced a self-supervised neural network for speech recognition

wav2vec-U is a framework for creating speech recognition systems that do not require training on annotated datasets. The algorithm presented by FAIR enables speech recognition in rare languages and dialects.…

Fairness Flow: AI Bias Assessment Tool

7 April 2021
Fairness flow

Fairness Flow: AI Bias Assessment Tool

Fairness Flow is a set of diagnostic tools that helps you compare how fair models and label markers perform for specific user groups. Why is it needed Facebook AI specialists…

SEER: a self-supervised neural network with a billion parameters from FAIR

9 March 2021

SEER: a self-supervised neural network with a billion parameters from FAIR

SEER is FAIR’s self-supervised billion-parameter neural network for computer vision applications. The model pre-trained on the Instagram pictures can be further trained on your tasks. The developers have published the…

MLS: FAIR’s Multilingual Speech Recognition Dataset

4 March 2021

MLS: FAIR’s Multilingual Speech Recognition Dataset

Facebook AI published a multilingual dataset used to train speech recognition models. Multilingual LibriSpeech (MLS) contains 50 thousand hours of audio with people speaking in 8 languages: English, German, Spanish,…

Robot manage objects from video tutorials using RL

19 February 2021

Robot manage objects from video tutorials using RL

In FAIR, the RL-agent was trained to manage objects using video tutorials. Standard RL algorithms are trained to a problem iteratively through learning from errors. The proposed algorithm learns a…

Neural network generates photo captions for people with vision problems

17 February 2021

Neural network generates photo captions for people with vision problems

A neural network from Facebook AI generates descriptions for photos for users with vision problems. The app uses object recognition to generate textual descriptions of the image. It makes the…