artificial intelligence Articles

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    Homepage feed multi-task learning using TensorFlow

    June 3, 2021

    Co-authors: Ian Ackerman and Saurabh Kataria Editor’s Note: Multi-objective optimization (MOO) is used for many products at LinkedIn (such as the homepage feed) to help balance different behaviors in our ecosystem. There are two parts to how we work with multiple objectives: the first is about training high-fidelity models to predict member behavior (e.g.,...

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    An update on Responsible AI at LinkedIn

    May 24, 2021

    Co-authors: Parvez Ahammad, Kinjal Basu, Shaunak Chatterjee, Sakshi Jain, Ryan Rogers, and Guillaume Saint-Jacques At LinkedIn, our guiding principle is “Members First.” It ensures we honor our responsibility to protect our members and maintain their trust in every decision we make, and puts their interests first. A key area where we apply this value in...

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    Using the LinkedIn Fairness Toolkit in large-scale AI systems

    February 8, 2021

    Co-authors: Preetam Nandy, Yunsong Meng, Cyrus DiCiccio, Heloise Logan, Amir Sepehri, Divya Venugopalan, Kinjal Basu, and Noureddine El Karoui Introduction LinkedIn’s vision to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce would be impossible to realize without leveraging AI at scale. We use AI in our core product offerings to: highlight...

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    Dagli: Faster and easier machine learning on the JVM,...

    November 10, 2020

    In recent years, we’ve been fortunate to see a growing number of excellent machine learning tools, such as TensorFlow, PyTorch,...

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    Pensieve: An embedding feature platform

    October 14, 2020

    Co-authors: Benjamin Le, Daniel Gmach, Aman Grover, Roshan Lal, Jerry Lin, Austin Lu, Qingyun Wan, and Leighton Zhang Feature...

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    Building a heterogeneous social network recommendation...

    October 6, 2020

    Co-authors: Parag Agrawal, Ankan Saha, Yafei Wang, Aastha Nigam, and Eric Lawrence Figure 1: A heterogeneous social network LinkedIn’s...