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Favorite Rejects 2023-03-11
Problem with broken subway procurement costs in America vs. the rest of the developed world isn't that the 2nd Ave Subway won't pencil The problem is that *only* a subway thru the densest blocks in the Western Hemisphere--160,000 ppl per sq. mile--can pencil at these costs
Reminder: projects like the Second Avenue Subway are so extraordinarily useful that they can get still more ruinously and inexcusably expensive yet pass any cost-benefit test
Run more buses and trains (and nothing else)! @HeadwaysMatter
Entrepreneurship can (and should) be taught: 1) Founders "that received [2 days of] training experienced sales growth of 72.5% compared to 30.3% for those in the control” 2) Ugandan founders randomized into a 3 week mini-MBA startup course had ~25% higher profits 3 years later
This is something that the people who say "Oh yeah, just throw Taiwan to the wolves" don't understand. Neither do the people who think it's all about TSMC.
Japanese scholars believe that losing Taiwan means losing Japan. Taiwan is the keystone of China’s naval containment. Lose Taiwan, and Japan loses the ability to keep the PLA Navy hemmed up against their own coast line. Lose Taiwan, and Japan loses control of its most important… https://t.co/qsTjrnzgTv https://t.co/l8njO8PJqN
Just added support for all LLaMA models I'm out of disk space, so if someone can give this a try for 33B and 65BB would be great 😄 See updated instructions in the Readme Here is LLaMA-13B at ~10 tokens/s
I think I can make 4-bit LLaMA-65B inference run on a 64 GB M1 Pro 🤔 Speed should be somewhere around 2 tokens/sec. Is this useful for anything?
Georgi Gerganov @ggerganov
Dude started a bank run and didn’t even give his fellow-traveling VC podcast hosts a heads up. Just rude.
Use cases where Bing AI has already replaced search for me: 🪛Tech support. It does well pulling together answers & helping troubleshoot 🧐Learning about a new topic. Its initial essay and sources are often interesting, errors can be checked 💰Compiling complex purchase options
instead of allowing competitive entry into the airline industry to bring down travel costs, jimmy carter should have implemented "inclusionary flying mandates" to allow 20% of people below 80% of AMI to take airplane flights
Long-term trajectory of crime politics — in 1876, a dude got a one year prison sentence for shooting two children and it was described in the paper as “WELL DESERVED PUNISHMENT.”