Customizing your machine translation using Amazon Translate Active Custom Translation

When translating the English phrase “How are you?” to Spanish, would you prefer to use “¿Cómo estás?” or “¿Cómo está usted?” instead? Amazon Translate is a neural machine translation service that delivers fast, high-quality, and affordable language translation. Today, we’re excited to introduce Active Custom Translation (ACT), a feature that

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Shared by AWS Machine Learning November 24, 2020

Building natural conversation flows using context management in Amazon Lex

Understanding the direction and context of an ever-evolving conversation is beneficial to building natural, human-like conversational interfaces. Being able to classify utterances as the conversation develops requires managing context across multiple turns. Consider a caller who asks their financial planner for insights regarding their monthly expenses: “What were my expenses

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Shared by AWS Machine Learning November 24, 2020

Can there be such a thing as "too much collaboration"?

Let’s collaborate by Ron Mader on Flickr Collaboration is one of those words that is often taken as being overwhelmingly positive, and something everyone should do. But is it? With the exception of France, where a “collaborateur” is still a dirty word, the concept of collaboration is usually seen as

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Shared by Nick Milton November 24, 2020

Find your inner poet with help from America's greats

Behold! the living thrilling lines That course the blood like madd’ning wines, And leap with scintillating spray Across the guards of ecstasy. The flame that lights the lurid spell Springs from the soul’s artesian well, Its fairy filament of art Entwines the fragments of a heart. Poetry by Georgia Douglas

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Shared by Google AI Technology November 23, 2020

Lessons learned in Emergencies

 In the video interview below with  Santhosh Shekar, my Australian colleague Ian Fry talks about lesson learning in the Australian emergency services, both on the recent Bush Fires, and also during the Covid pandemic. He also shares his thoughts on ISO 30401:2018; the ISO management systems standard for KM. View

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Shared by Nick Milton November 23, 2020

Amazon Augmented AI is now a HIPAA eligible service

Amazon Augmented AI (Amazon A2I) is now a HIPAA eligible service. Amazon A2I makes it easy to build the workflows required for human review of machine learning (ML) predictions. HIPPA eligibility applies to AWS Regions where the service is available and means you can use Amazon A2I add human review

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Shared by AWS Machine Learning November 21, 2020

Music from the heart, with an AI assist

The next time you hear a popular song on the radio, listen to the beat behind the lyrics. Usually, a high-powered production team came up with it—but in the future, that beat could be created with help from artificial intelligence. That’s what Googler MJ Jacob predicts, as he combines his

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Shared by Google AI Technology November 20, 2020

Detecting hidden but non-trivial problems in transfer learning models using Amazon SageMaker Debugger

Rapid development of deep learning technology has produced an abundance of open-sourced, pre-trained models in computer vision and natural language processing. As a result, transfer learning has become a popular approach in deep learning. Transfer learning is a machine learning technique where a model pre-trained on one task is fine-tuned

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Shared by AWS Machine Learning November 20, 2020