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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Google: BERT now used on almost every English query


Google announced at the Search on 2020 event that now BERT powers almost every single English based query done on Google Search.

When Google first added BERT to Google Search, it was used on 10% of English queries. Now it is used in almost 100% of English based queries.

In December 2019, Google expanded BERT to over 70 languages.

To learn more about BERT, see our deep dive on Google BERT.

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via October 15, 2020 at 03:19PM by Barry Schwartz, Khareem Sudlow,