Facebook AI Model Translates Between 100 Languages Without English Data

Originally published at: Facebook AI Model Translates Between 100 Languages Without English Data | NVIDIA Technical Blog

Facebook AI this week announced they are open sourcing a deep learning model called M2M-100 that can translate any language pair, among 100 languages, without relying on English data. For example, when translating from Chinese to French, previous models would train on Chinese to English to French. M2M-100 directly trains on Chinese to French to better preserve…