Science to me seems to be subsumed by art. It is done for its own sake, out of an unjustifiable cause in service to some kind of aesthetic beauty. It is something one embarks on without hope of success; it is attempting to compute Solomonoff inference, where one can prove beforehand that it is both uncomputable and ideal.
Physics is like sex. Sure, it may give some practical results, but that’s not why we do it - Feynman
a human / computer hybrid virtual assistant
a payments company where i made many important friends
a yearly seminar my friend Kortina and I host at MIT. small rountable discussions on intelligence, sociology, meaning, work, art, and dignity under the theme of computationalism.
syllabus: 2018 | 2019
watching movies and writing responses in oakland, california
bringing people together through music, art, and good company
an attempt to serve an aesthetic that I appreciate, over a medium which I feel is appropriate for its expression. (computationalism)
hyperbolic geometry is especially well suited for embedding hierarchical information. support tools for hyperbolic computation in TensorFlow
interactive art installation for a vyvn party. uses kinect depth sensors / skeletal mappings to interpret social dance
a framework for describing and running cellular automata
intellij plugin that outputs neural net piano midi as you code
a small framework for describing and running genetic algorithms