The New Paper

October 20, 2020

Facebook launches new language translation model

Facebook introduced a language translation model that can translate directly between 100 languages without using English as an intermediary step. The model aims to preserve the meaning of translations more accurately, and according to the announcement it has outperformed other English-centric translation systems.

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