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