Four short links: 2 December 2019
Experience, Webhooks, Learning Causal Theories, and Learning Vim With Fewer Tears
- Two Years at Dropbox — a lot of wisdom as he reflects on his experience. Nobody cares how you learned the trick, but you’re a wizard if you perform it in front of them.
- webhook — a lightweight incoming webhook server to run shell commands.
- Making Sense of Sensory Input — On our account, making sense of sensory input is a type of program synthesis, but it is unsupervised program synthesis. […] The Apperception Engine […] was designed to satisfy the above requirements. Our system is able to produce interpretable human-readable causal theories from very small amounts of data,
- Vim Adventures — what? Just having it beep at you until you kill the terminal window isn’t a good way to learn vi?!