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