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[Question] “New EA cause area: vot­ing”; or, “what’s wrong with this calcu­la­tion?”

Optimization Process26 Feb 2021 16:50 UTC
6 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

Use­less knowl­edge; why peo­ple re­sist ed­u­ca­tion improvement

Andrew Vlahos26 Feb 2021 3:43 UTC
9 points
11 comments3 min readLW link

What is the VIX?

Annapurna26 Feb 2021 1:05 UTC
5 points
4 comments1 min readLW link

A Be­hav­ioral Defi­ni­tion of Goal-Directedness

adamShimi25 Feb 2021 23:43 UTC
10 points
0 comments8 min readLW link

[Question] What are a ra­tio­nal­ist’s best tools for bet­ter de­ci­sion mak­ing?

acomeyer25 Feb 2021 22:06 UTC
1 point
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My Thoughts on the Ap­per­cep­tion Engine

Jemist25 Feb 2021 19:43 UTC
1 point
0 comments3 min readLW link

Com­pro­mis­ing with Compulsion

matejsuchy25 Feb 2021 16:43 UTC
4 points
1 comment8 min readLW link

Covid 2/​25: Hold­ing Pattern

Zvi25 Feb 2021 14:30 UTC
61 points
7 comments9 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

Never Go Full Kelly

SimonM25 Feb 2021 12:53 UTC
30 points
2 comments8 min readLW link

The In­ner Work­ings of Resourcefulness

Nora_Ammann25 Feb 2021 9:15 UTC
6 points
1 comment8 min readLW link

Tsuyoku Naritai

Ruby25 Feb 2021 5:40 UTC
17 points
0 comments3 min readLW link

Men­tor­ship, Man­age­ment, and Mys­te­ri­ous Old Wizards

Raemon24 Feb 2021 22:00 UTC
70 points
10 comments3 min readLW link
(forum.effectivealtruism.org)

[AN #139]: How the sim­plic­ity of re­al­ity ex­plains the suc­cess of neu­ral nets

rohinmshah24 Feb 2021 18:30 UTC
24 points
3 comments12 min readLW link
(mailchi.mp)

A No-Non­sense Guide to Early Retirement

tryactions24 Feb 2021 16:37 UTC
45 points
30 comments22 min readLW link

[Question] Read­ing recom­men­da­tions on so­cial tech­nol­ogy: look­ing for the third way be­tween tech­noc­racy and populism

Quinn24 Feb 2021 11:48 UTC
4 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Coin­ci­dences are Improbable

Mark Xu24 Feb 2021 9:14 UTC
29 points
12 comments1 min readLW link
(markxu.com)

The Gran­d­est Vi­sion for Hu­man­ity (Light)

Ruby24 Feb 2021 7:15 UTC
23 points
0 comments3 min readLW link
(hackernoon.com)

Avoid Con­tentious Terms

jefftk24 Feb 2021 3:10 UTC
51 points
5 comments1 min readLW link
(www.jefftk.com)

Yes, words can cause harm

kithpendragon24 Feb 2021 0:18 UTC
−5 points
36 comments4 min readLW link

Sur­vey on cor­ti­cal unifor­mity—an ex­pert am­plifi­ca­tion exercise

Jsevillamol23 Feb 2021 22:13 UTC
37 points
6 comments3 min readLW link