NLP News - Recurrent Highway Hypernetworks, New Multimodal Environments, LDA2vec, DL for Structured Data, NIPS highlights, AlphaZero, QAngaroo

Some highlights of this newsletter: An implementation of recurrent highway hypernetworks; new multimo
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NLP News - Recurrent Highway Hypernetworks, New Multimodal Environments, LDA2vec, DL for Structured Data, NIPS highlights, AlphaZero, QAngaroo
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Some highlights of this newsletter: An implementation of recurrent highway hypernetworks; new multimodal environments for visual question answering; why the intelligence explosion is impossible; a tutorial on LDA2vec; Deep Learning for structured data; lots of highlights from NIPS including tutorial slides, Ali Rahimi’s presentation, debate and conversation notes, competition winners; AlphaZero; QAngaroo, a new generation of QA datasets.

When is the last time your teeth felt like they had little sweaters on them?
- A question by an Amazon Mechanical Turk worker to determine if they were talking to a human or AI (credit: Sarah Schwettmann).
Tools and implementations
mordecai - Custom-built full text and event geoparsing
The fast.ai deep learning library, lessons, and tutorials
Recurrent Highway Hypernetworks
A Household multimodal environment
Realistic and Rich 3D Environments for Embodied Question Answering
pycolab game engine
Unsupervised Language Modeling at scale for robust sentiment classification
Reports on benchmarks
Machine learning benchmarks: Hardware providers
Chatbots
Your chatbot needs a personality
Alexa Prize winners
The promise and danger of AI
Using Artificial Intelligence to Augment Human Intelligence
The impossibility of intelligence explosion
Specifying AI safety problems in simple environments
Bias
Interpreting Deep Neural Networks with SVCCA
Debugging data: Microsoft researchers look at ways to train AI systems to reflect the real world
Translations from Turkish (a gender-neutral language) are gendered.
Translations from Turkish (a gender-neutral language) are gendered.
Tutorials
LDA2vec: Word Embeddings in Topic Models
Sequence Modeling with CTC
More blog posts and articles
AI•ON: Artificial Intelligence Open Network
Search ICLR 2018: Top 100 papers
Artificial intelligence goes bilingual—without a dictionary
Recurrent Relational Networks
NIPS 2017
Geometric deep learning on graphs and manifolds tutorial
Accepted papers of the Machine Learning for Creativity and Design workhshop
Ali Rahimi's Test-of-time award presentation
Highlights of the Teaching AI to Run competition at NIPS 2017
Highlights of the Teaching AI to Run competition at NIPS 2017
Industry insights
Facebook AI Research Residency Program
Victims of Sexual Harassment Have a New Resource: AI
How Reuters’s Revolutionary AI System Gathers Global News
Facebook to expand artificial intelligence to help prevent suicide
Paper picks
Dataset spotlight
QAngaroo - Reading Comprehension with Multiple Hops
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