Welcome to the Text Machine Blog!

Text Machine Laboratory is a research group in machine learning for NLP, led by Anna Rumshisky ( Twitter). Our home is University of Massachusetts Lowell. Head over to the group website for more info about the current group members, a full list of our projects, and contact information. Here you will find blog posts accompanying our recent papers, as well as other related musings.

Recent Posts

The Dark Secrets of BERT

BERT and its Transformer-based cousins are still ahead on all NLP leaderboards. But how much do they actually understand about language?