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6 July 2020
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Ambient Wanderer: mobile technology design to help explore new cities

With Ambient Wanderer, we aim to inform the design of systems that can meet the requirements of on-the-go users looking to discover relevant points of interest, and to demonstrate the benefits of using a hybrid Wizard of Oz approach to investigate POI recommender systems.
12 June 2020
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GanHand: estimating the pose of a hand to enable human-like robot manipulation

A first-of-its-kind architecture that, based on a single image, predicts how a robot can pick up objects from within any scene could revolutionize applications in AR/VR and robotics.
10 June 2020
One method, one pipeline: NAVER LABS Europe ranks high across three visual localization challenges at CVPR 2020

One method, one pipeline: NAVER LABS Europe ranks high across three visual localization challenges at CVPR 2020

1st in autonomous vehicle challenge, 2nd in local feature and 4th in handheld devices R2D2 and KAPTURE demonstrate generalizability and wide variety of applications
28 May 2020
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Fast Adaptation of Reinforcement-Learned Robot Navigation Skills to Human Preferences

Our navigation system enables robots to adapt to specific real-world environments and use cases with only small amounts of human preference data.
27 May 2020
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A machine translation model for Covid-19 research

We're releasing a state-of-the-art multilingual and multi-domain neural machine translation model specialised for biomedical data that enables translation into English from five languages (French, German, Italian, Spanish and Korean).
28 April 2020
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Vital Records and Deep Learning are helping us uncover the past from historical handwritten records

A new platform based on deep-learning approaches to handwritten-text recognition and information extraction enables data from century-old documents to be parsed and analysed, making it possible to explore epidemics and the evolution of populations over time.
29 January 2020
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Announcing Virtual KITTI 2

Latest release of the popular synthetic image dataset for training and testing. New features include increased photorealism, stereo cameras and additional ground truth.
13 December 2019
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Towards understanding human actions out of context with the Mimetics dataset

This article introduces our recent arxiv preprint on further understanding human actions out of context thanks to the newly introduced Mimetics dataset.
6 December 2019
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Explainability Matters in Machine Learning Pipelines

Workshop on methods and measures for explainability and trustworthiness of machine learning pipelines
4 December 2019
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R2D2: Repeatable and Reliable Detector and Descriptor

Combining keypoint reliability in an image as part of the keypoint detection problem significantly improves feature matching.
8 November 2019
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EMNLP2019 – what we saw and liked

EMNLP 2019 was in Hong Kong and received a record-breaking number of submissions, but here is a very biased selection of what we liked from the things we saw.
30 October 2019
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Predicting when Machine Learning Models Fail in Production

Reducing risks and advancing the decision-making process for Natural language Processing Models in production.