Favorites May 15th 2023
They were trying to teach it to do addition modulo 113, apparently this was the approach that minimized the weights of the network?
This is so important to remember not only when dealing with national politics, but in handling local stuff as well. Almost no one is cynical about their beliefs, they really believe this stuff.
What a great opportunity for China to learn from Russia that they can have great outcomes by simply not invading! Thinking about doing an invasion? How about "don't".
This is really cool! Since school busses sit around doing nothing so much, they're considering using their batteries to provide power at peak times. In semi-related news, despite very high demand for EVs, almost half of US car dealerships don't carry EVs, TL;DR: why sell them when they won't make money doing oil changes?
Economic progress really has made life better for people in developed countries, we should aim to have the same outcome for everyone on earth.
• I recently shared a post about sea flooding, here's a whole article!
• Thread of recent developments in AI. Apparently Coca-Cola made a commercial using Stable Diffusion!
• So, first of all a thread about how 'learning styles' (auditory learner, visual learner) are not a real thing. But also, interestingly, more advanced AIs are able to point that out, which is impressive considering the massive amount of BS on the topic floating around in their source data.