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Sometimes we take a break from building cutting edge AI redaction models to stretch our academic muscles and write about privacy and machine learning. Check back here regularly for our musings.

Language Modelling via Learning to Rank

Language Modelling via Learning to Rank

In the previous episode of Private AI’s ML Speaker Series, Patricia Thaine (CEO of Private AI) sat down with Arvid Frydenlund (PhD candidate at the University of Toronto in the Computer Science Department and Vector Institute) to discuss his latest paper Language...

What Companies Should Know About PII & Protecting It

What Companies Should Know About PII & Protecting It

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is any data that can be used to identify an individual. This can be done using direct identifiers (name, social security number, etc.) which are unique to an individual, or using quasi-identifiers (date of birth, race, postal...

MLOps & Machine Learning Deployment at Scale

MLOps & Machine Learning Deployment at Scale

In the latest episode of Private AI’s ML Speaker Series, Patricia Thaine (CEO of Private AI) sits down to chat about MLOps and Machine Learning Deployment at Scale with Luke de Oliveira from Twilio. Luke de Oliveira is the Director of Machine Learning at Twilio,...

9 Companies to Help You Get Your Privacy $hit Together

9 Companies to Help You Get Your Privacy $hit Together

With the ever-growing number of global regulations, legislations, and amendments, it can be overwhelming to know where to start (or continue) your data privacy journey. Below we’ve compiled a list of 9 companies who can help you build a proactive privacy, governance,...

Deploying Transformers at Scale

Deploying Transformers at Scale

Transformer networks have taken the NLP world by storm, but the sheer size of these networks presents new challenges for deployment, such as how to provide acceptable latency and unit economics.

5 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Data Privacy

5 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Data Privacy

Data privacy, in simplest terms, is the right to control how your personal information is collected and used. Although this may seem obvious, it hasn’t always been the case. With data being generated in mass amounts daily, it’s interesting that the earliest data...

Data Protection Regulations NLP Teams should Watch for in 2022

Data Protection Regulations NLP Teams should Watch for in 2022

Natural Language Processing (NLP) teams need to stay up to date with the latest data protection regulations when training their models with user data. Not only do customers continue to demand privacy, but according to the GDPR they must give positive consent for their...

Customers Are Demanding Privacy

Customers Are Demanding Privacy

In the past three years there has been a massive wake-up in customer awareness about privacy. Many customers are now refactoring how they buy, taking their business elsewhere if they don’t trust a company’s data practices.