Agency Made Me Do It
AMMDI is an open-notebook hypertext writing experiment, authored by Mike Travers aka
. It's a work in progress and some parts are more polished than others. Comments welcome!
18 May 2023 11:32 - 17 Jun 2023 08:29
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Workshop on AI and the Barrier of Meaning
Human is not the asymptote of scaling an ML process
Bayesian PP advocacy. Yay.
Ref: Concepts in a Probabalistic Language of Thought, Goodman, Tenenbaum et al
@The Child as Hacker
laster work integrating with LLMs?
Anna Rogers, computational linguist
bailed, seemed boring
Blaise Aguery y Arcas
maximum entropy, active inference hypothesis, both suggest that intelligence is in fact text token prediction
JEHS is "a dear friend". Some digs at Gary Marcus. Back to McCulloch-Pitts
ref An error limit for the evolution of language, Nowak, Krakauer et al
Embodiment: he seems skeptical
Ref: Looped Transformers as Programmable Computers, Giannou et al
He thinks people are "pretty much sequence models" but acknowledges that's a rare opinion.
Talk about agency
Social dynamics means theory of mind therefore modeling self (yes this is obvious but rarely said) Robin Dunbar on higher-order therories of mind.
Anna Ivanova, MIT, Language Understanding goes beyond language processing
Tal Linzen, Language models could learn semantics (NYU, Google)
Sparks of AGI: Early experiments with GPT-4 (Bubeck)
Hofstadter paper that Josh Tenebaum talked about (Is there an "I" in AI, April 2023) (can't find it)
Building machines that learn and think like people (Lake, Tenenbaum)