Attention for Neural Networks, Clearly Explained!!!

Attention is one of the most important concepts behind Transformers and Large Language Models, like ChatGPT. However, it’s not that complicated. In this StatQuest, we add Attention to a basic Sequence-to-Sequence (Seq2Seq or Encoder-Decoder) model and walk through how it works and is calculated, one step at a time. BAM!!!

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0:00 Awesome song and introduction
3:14 The Main Idea of Attention
5:34 A worked out example of Attention
10:18 The Dot Product Similarity
11:52 Using similarity scores to calculate Attention values
13:27 Using Attention values to predict an output word
14:22 Summary of Attention

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