Video: How do you teach language to a computer?

teach a computer
Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain

Natural language processing, an area of artificial intelligence, involves teaching human language to computers. It has evolved from an intelligence-gathering technology to one that affects our everyday lives: giving voice to smart speakers, translating languages, and summarizing documents.

Dragomir Radev, the A. Bartlett Giamatti Professor of Computer Science at Yale's School of Engineering & Applied Science, gives us the rundown on this fascinating field of study. Animation: William Weir.

Credit: Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science
Provided by Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science
Citation: Video: How do you teach language to a computer? (2022, March 11) retrieved 5 February 2023 from https://techxplore.com/news/2022-03-video-language.html
This document is subject to copyright. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission. The content is provided for information purposes only.

Explore further

Training computers to tease out the subtext behind the text

8 shares

Feedback to editors