Ghosts of the Singularity

This article is a three-part fictional short story or fanfic based on Nexomon, which I have recently been streaming. tldr; The original story has a bit of a plot hole regarding how Nexomon came about, and I fill that with an explanation from artificial general intelligence, whole brain emulation, the internet of things, and augmented … Read more

Machine Learning is a Subfield of Statistics

I have a background in statistics, with an applied emphasis in political science and econometrics. I am also a programmer, but I am just beginning to get serious about machine learning. Before and after looking more deeply, it seems to me that machine learning (ML) is simply a special subfield of statistics. When looking into … Read more