The Living Thing : Notebooks

Here is a list of everything I am taking notes on at the moment that I see fit to release.

All conclusions provisional, all ideas wild-eyed, half-baked and unreviewed. You’re welcome.

  1. Productivity Schemes
  2. Microbial Ecology
  3. Periodicity analysis
  4. Gesture recognition
  5. Capitalism’s end game
  6. User interface mapping
  7. Scientific computation workflow
  8. Javascript user interfaces
  9. LaΤeΧ
  10. Sundanese Music
  11. Audio software
  12. Arpeggiate by numbers
  13. (Probabilistic) Graphical models
  14. Graphing in python
  15. Privacy (notes on how to have it)
  16. Email (doing it better, or not doing it at all)
  17. Category theory
  18. Python
  19. Machine listening
  20. Art LISP
  21. New Media art
  22. Wacky regression
  23. Monte Carlo methods
  24. Evolution
  25. Semantics
  26. Dissonance
  27. Musical metrics
  28. Generative Art
  29. Max for Live
  30. Information retrieval
  31. R
  32. Clojure
  33. Standards hell
  34. Javascript
  35. Innovation
  36. Intellectual property
  37. Concurrency hell
  38. Synchronising files
  39. Random Matrices
  40. Computational mechanics
  41. Synchronisation
  42. Embodiment
  43. Flashcards/Lernkarten
  44. Scientific writing
  45. Plain-text blogging
  46. Pattern formation
  47. Material basis of the economy
  48. Branching processes
  49. Supercollider
  50. Citation management
  51. Grammatical inference
  52. Discrete Hawkes process
  53. Astroturf and artificial reefs
  54. Genetic algorithms
  55. Playful politics and politics of play
  56. ssh
  57. Nerdview
  58. GNU Privacy Guard
  59. Deep neural networks
  60. Synestizer
  61. Weaponised design
  62. Website cheat codes
  63. Indirect inference
  64. Morphogenesis
  65. Thermodynamics of life
  66. Expectation maximisation
  67. The shortest ever explanation of what “maximum entropy” is, for statisticians
  68. Message passing algorithms
  69. Factor graphs
  70. Graph Computation
  71. Text data processing
  72. Media metadata management
  73. Complex networks
  74. Bounded rationality
  75. Our eating disorder
  76. Javascript audio
  77. Academic writing workflow
  78. Graph theory
  79. Information geometry
  80. Differential geometry
  81. Reinforcement learning and control
  82. Interaction nets
  83. Stochastic processes
  84. Science for policy
  85. Statistics
  86. Bayesians vs frequentists
  87. Altruism
  88. Playing music
  89. Climate change
  90. Dilemmas of collective action
  91. Informations
  92. Robust statistics
  93. Concentration of measure
  94. Probability metrics
  95. Ergodic theory
  96. Non-stationarity
  97. Stream processing
  98. Matrix factorizations
  99. Moral calculus
  100. Puzzles
  101. Pseudorandomness
  102. Transcendental functions
  103. Group theory I would like to learn
  104. Covariance estimates
  105. Flocking
  106. Compressed sensing and random projections
  107. Economic Inequality
  108. Dictionary sparse bases
  109. Probabilistic computing
  110. Probabilistic programming
  111. Kernel methods
  112. Analysis of variance
  113. Coarse graining
  114. Text editors
  115. Bikes
  116. Optimisation
  117. Geometry of fitness landscapes
  118. Cooperation
  119. Neural networks
  120. Institutions
  121. The wisdom of crowds
  122. Nonparametric mutual information
  123. Firms: What is WITH you?
  124. Democracy
  125. Distributed sensing
  126. Ecological fallacy
  127. Nonlinear time series wizardy
  128. Musical corpora
  129. Agent-based models
  130. Manifold learning
  131. Lua
  132. Shell scripting
  133. Historical Englishes
  134. Dialects
  135. Free content
  136. Cheap speakers
  137. Complexity
  138. Iterated function systems
  139. Iterative reputation methods
  140. Large scale learning
  141. Algorithmic statistics
  142. Choiceless programming
  143. Cortical learning algorithms
  144. Particle filters
  145. Pure
  146. Research proposal: transfer entropy
  147. Research proposal: Grammars of music
  148. Iconoclasm as method
  149. Citation management
  150. Time machine 2012
  151. Transfer entropy
  152. Knowledge topology
  153. Dorkbot group show 2012
  154. Soft methodology of science
  155. Attention economy
  156. String dynamics
  157. A model of technology
  158. Dunbar’s number
  159. Free energy
  160. Configuration space of the economy
  161. Morandini and Blamey
  162. Isotropic vectors
  163. Post-normal science
  164. Probability
  165. Spatial statistics
  166. Niche construction
  167. Pattern machine
  168. Design grammars
  169. Sustainability
  170. Behavioural economics
  171. Dorkbot group show 2011
  172. Risk
  173. Human geography
  174. Econophysics
  175. Linear algebra
  176. C++
  177. Mathematica
  178. Remix swapsie
  179. Honours thesis
  180. Feral
  181. Simulation for the social sciences
  182. The after party for the American Century
  183. SXSW from the gutter
  184. Transmediale 2010
  185. How to discover new media art on the web
  186. Sofa surfing Electrofringe 2009
  187. Mellifera
  188. The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie robot
  189. Jakarta Biennale 2009 (Realtime Magazine)
  190. Jakarta Biennale 2009 (Sentap! Magazine)
  191. Electrofringe will eat itself
  192. Dancing machine