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