Understanding Content in News Feed
At Facebook they strive to provide a personalized experience to everyone. They have done a pretty good job in doing so by looking at people-to-people interaction but haven't invested much in understanding the content itself. In this talk Annie will talk about how Facebook approach the content understanding problem by combining signals from text, images, videos, and audios.
Annie is a Research Scientist working on modeling user interest at Facebook with the goal to provide a more personalized newsfeed experience. Previously, Annie worked on improving the quality of the entity graph of Facebook with the magic of machine learning and crowdsourcing.