Highlights from this release include: 

Skip Thought Vectors example
* Dilated convolution support
* Nesterov Accelerated Gradient option to SGD optimizer
* MultiMetric class to allow wrapping Metric classes
* Support for serializing and deserializing encoder-decoder models
* Allow specifying the number of time steps to evaluate during beam search
* A new community-contributed Docker image
* Improved error messages when a tensor is created with an invalid shape or reshaped to an incompatible size
* Fix bugs in MultiCost support
* Documentation fixes [#331]

As always, you can grab this release from github at: https://github.com/NervanaSystems/neon

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Fig. 1: Skip Thought Vector Model

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