Sber announced that his virtual assistants Joy and Athena were the first in Russia to speak using the ruGPT-3 generative natural language model. This is the Russian language version of the most advanced language model in the world that can generate realistic texts.
The ruGPT-3 model has 760 million parameters. Now assistants can better understand users and give original and unexpected answers to different queries.
It is noted that the ruGPT-3 model was additionally trained so that assistants could conduct dialogues in accordance with their characters. Athena or Joy you can say, “Let’s chat.” This will open a dialog box.
Joy is available on any smart device Sber, in the mobile applications Salyut or SberBank Online, as well as TVs operated by Salyut TV.
Also, assistants can now recommend a movie in accordance with the tastes and mood of the user.