Announcing WIT: A Wikipedia-Based Image-Text Dataset

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Announcing WIT: A Wikipedia-Based Image-Text Dataset

Announcing WIT: A Wikipedia-Based Image-Text Dataset

“Today we introduce the Wikipedia-Based Image Text (WIT) Dataset, a large multimodal dataset, created by extracting multiple different text selections associated with an image from Wikipedia articles and Wikimedia image links. This was accompanied by rigorous filtering to only retain high quality image-text sets. As detailed in “WIT: Wikipedia-based Image Text Dataset for Multimodal Multilingual Machine Learning”, presented at SIGIR ‘21, this resulted in a curated set of 37.5 million entity-rich image-text examples with 11.5 million unique images across 108 languages. The WIT dataset is available for download and use under the Creative Commons license. We are also excited to announce that we are hosting a competition with the WIT dataset in Kaggle in collaboration with Wikimedia Research and other external collaborators…”

Source: ai.googleblog.com/2021/09/announcing-wit-wikipedia-based-image.html

October 18, 2021
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