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OpenAI an­nounces GPT-3

gwern
29 May 2020 1:49 UTC
35 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(arxiv.org)

The prin­ci­ple of no non-Apologies

agentydragon
28 May 2020 19:58 UTC
15 points
3 comments2 min readLW link

Spec­u­la­tions on the Fu­ture of Fic­tion Writing

johnswentworth
28 May 2020 16:34 UTC
24 points
10 comments2 min readLW link

Up­dated Hier­ar­chy of Disagreement

Bob Jacobs
28 May 2020 15:57 UTC
13 points
7 comments2 min readLW link

One sys­temic failure in particular

MoritzG
28 May 2020 5:25 UTC
−2 points
4 comments6 min readLW link

Shut­tling be­tween sci­ence and invention

jasoncrawford
27 May 2020 21:25 UTC
25 points
0 comments6 min readLW link
(rootsofprogress.org)

A tax­on­omy of Cruxes

elityre
27 May 2020 17:25 UTC
40 points
4 comments8 min readLW link

[AN #101]: Why we should rigor­ously mea­sure and fore­cast AI progress

rohinmshah
27 May 2020 17:20 UTC
15 points
0 comments10 min readLW link
(mailchi.mp)

Ob­sidian: A Mind Map­ping Mark­down Editor

lifelonglearner
27 May 2020 16:26 UTC
9 points
10 comments1 min readLW link
(obsidian.md)

Pre­dicted Land Value Tax: a bet­ter tax than an unim­proved land value tax

michaelcohen
27 May 2020 13:40 UTC
19 points
41 comments3 min readLW link

Your ab­strac­tion isn’t wrong, it’s just re­ally bad

George
26 May 2020 20:14 UTC
32 points
16 comments17 min readLW link
(blog.cerebralab.com)

Why We Age, Part 2: Non-adap­tive theories

willbradshaw
26 May 2020 17:41 UTC
69 points
16 comments11 min readLW link
(apomorphic.com)

[Question] Why aren’t we test­ing gen­eral in­tel­li­gence dis­tri­bu­tion?

Bob Jacobs
26 May 2020 16:07 UTC
24 points
7 comments1 min readLW link

Bak­ing is Not a Ritual

Sisi Cheng
25 May 2020 18:08 UTC
79 points
22 comments4 min readLW link

[Question] What is a de­ci­sion the­ory as a math­e­mat­i­cal ob­ject?

ejenner
25 May 2020 13:44 UTC
26 points
3 comments1 min readLW link

An ad­den­dum on effec­tive pop­u­la­tion size

willbradshaw
25 May 2020 12:35 UTC
16 points
0 comments3 min readLW link
(apomorphic.com)

Why Ra­tion­al­ists Shouldn’t be In­ter­ested in To­pos Theory

jollybard
25 May 2020 5:35 UTC
69 points
10 comments5 min readLW link

[Question] What are the best tools for record­ing pre­dic­tions?

Raemon
24 May 2020 19:15 UTC
14 points
14 comments1 min readLW link

Plague in As­sas­sin’s Creed Odyssey

Zvi
24 May 2020 12:00 UTC
30 points
3 comments1 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

Why We Age, Part 1: What age­ing is and is not

willbradshaw
24 May 2020 9:06 UTC
43 points
4 comments7 min readLW link
(apomorphic.com)