Links for January 28th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

So, Why Not the Coin? - by Josh Barro - Very Serious

What Do ChatGPT and AI-based Automatic Program Generation Mean for the Future of Software | blog@CACM | Communications of the ACM

Large Language Model: world models or surface statistics?

Richat Structure - Wikipedia

imaginAIry/ at master · brycedrennan/imaginAIry

Lunar - The defacto app for controlling monitor brightness

Entropy | Fraser | Substack

Geomagnetic reversal - Wikipedia

(1) What Ancient Civilizations Said About Giants Existing on Earth… - YouTube

My Advice to the Young • The Worthy House

My highly personal skepticism braindump on existential risk from artificial intelligence.

Index of /

1min high-intensity exercise 3x a week improves fitness as much as 3x aerobics | Hacker News

Sayak Paul on Twitter: "Fine-tune Stable Diffusion in T4/V100 on a custom image-caption pairs' dataset 🧨 🔥 => memory efficiency This is enabled by LoRA. With LoRA, the fine-tuned checkpoints are just **3 MBs** in size 🤯 => portability Know

Call of the Void: Seven years on, what do we know about the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370? | by Admiral Cloudberg | Medium

#18: Pokémon & Society - snav’s digest

Honeytime - by 🐝 H̶armless AᎥ🐝 - 🐝 HarmlessAi 🐝

facebook/fastspeech2-en-ljspeech · Hugging Face

[2106.09685] LoRA: Low-Rank Adaptation of Large Language Models

[Guide]Linux Install Guide: Installer Method - Faceswap Forum - The place to discuss Faceswap and Deepfakes

Approximating KL Divergence

Using LoRA for Efficient Stable Diffusion Fine-Tuning

Can ChatGPT be your BFF code companion? | by Venu Vasudevan | Jan, 2023 | Medium

An Opinionated Guide to ML Research

Big Ideas in Applied Math: Low-rank Matrices – Ethan Epperly

Just know stuff. (Or, how to achieve success in a machine learning PhD.) · Patrick Kidger

[2202.02435] On Neural Differential Equations

Pixelblog - 16 - Medieval Fantasy — SLYNYRD

AK on Twitter: "On the Importance of Noise Scheduling for Diffusion Models sota pixel-based diffusion models for high-resolution images on ImageNet, enabling single-stage, end-to-end generation of diverse and high-fidelity images at 1024×1024 resolution

mindslab-ai/univnet: Unofficial PyTorch Implementation of UnivNet Vocoder (

facebookresearch/faiss: A library for efficient similarity search and clustering of dense vectors.

TorToiSe - Spending Compute for High Quality TTS - Google Docs

Links for January 21st

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

[2212.10496] Precise Zero-Shot Dense Retrieval without Relevance Labels

Arnaud Bertrand on Twitter: "Emmanuel Todd, one of the greatest French intellectuals today, claims that the "Third World War has started." Small 🧵 translating the most important points in this fascinating interview." / Twitter

Vitiligo. (Any views expressed in the below are… | by Arthur Hayes | Jan, 2023 | Entrepreneur's Handbook

A primer on perpetuals

When Machines Change Art | Aaron Hertzmann’s blog

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1500 Archers on a 28.8: Network Programming in Age of Empires and Beyond

How Nvidia’s CUDA Monopoly In Machine Learning Is Breaking - OpenAI Triton And PyTorch 2.0

Phenaki – Google Research

3-Methylmethcathinone - Wikipedia

iGPU Cache Setups Compared, Including M1 – Chips and Cheese

LangChain Chat

(2) Let's build GPT: from scratch, in code, spelled out. - YouTube

[2301.07093] GLIGEN: Open-Set Grounded Text-to-Image Generation

The Best GPUs for Deep Learning in 2023 — An In-depth Analysis

[2301.06627] Dissociating language and thought in large language models: a cognitive perspective

(1) STOP HEEL JUDDER NOW (advanced snowboarding tips) - YouTube

Buy Rotating Residential Proxies | Oxylabs

[2301.07733] Learning-Rate-Free Learning by D-Adaptation

Library Genesis: Wesley R. Gray, Jack R. Vogel - Quantitative Momentum: A Practitioner’s Guide to Building a Momentum-Based Stock Selection System

ScrapeOps Proxy Aggregator | ScrapeOps

The Decline of the West - Wikipedia

[2212.00616] Extensible Prompts for Language Models

Svalbard Global Seed Vault - Wikipedia

Links for January 14th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

AI assisted graphics – Trafficking

Diffusion language models – Sander Dieleman

Jordan Peterson Fires The Ion Cannon On Your Base (C&C TW) - YouTube

[2106.01345] Decision Transformer: Reinforcement Learning via Sequence Modeling

[2301.04104v1] Mastering Diverse Domains through World Models

Foolproof Pan Pizza Recipe

Market Annealing

CTHDRL x Activision

Covid-19: Sweden has the lowest excess mortality rate after the pandemic, despite refusing to lock down | — Australia’s leading news site

NuPhy® Studio | Premium keyboards and gear beyond imagination.

Fontshare: Quality Fonts. Free.

Why The Right Is Losing The Young - by Andrew Sullivan

Links for January 7th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Last and First Men and Star Maker : Two Science Fiction Novels: Stapledon, Olaf: 0800759219629: Books

Mafs: React components for interactive math

Muse: Text-To-Image Generation via Masked Generative Transformers

The overfitted brain: Dreams evolved to assist generalization - ScienceDirect

[2301.01379] A Succinct Summary of Reinforcement Learning

Small teams

trees are harlequins, words are harlequins — gpt-4 prediction: it won't be very useful

909 Piano - YouTube

EbSynth - Transform Video by Painting Over a Single Frame

Signals and Threads | Multicast and the Markets

Links for December 31st

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Stat Arb on Twitter: "This is a pretty important primer. Links below (also background knowledge textbook provided)" / Twitter

Null (K.K. Null) - Terminal Beach (Full Album) 1996 - YouTube

How Physics Engines Work - Build New Games

ApplyingML - Papers, Guides, and Interviews with ML practitioners

[2212.04089] Editing Models with Task Arithmetic

Exploring Transfer Learning with T5: the Text-To-Text Transfer Transformer – Google AI Blog

How to Focus to Change Your Brain | Huberman Lab Podcast #6 - YouTube

TorToiSe Architectural Design Doc – Non_Interactive – Software & ML

My deep learning rig – Non_Interactive – Software & ML

React Wrap Balancer

aseprite/aseprite: Animated sprite editor & pixel art tool (Windows, macOS, Linux)

Upscale to huge sizes and add detail with SD Upscale, it's easy! : StableDiffusion

An Intuitive Explanation of GPT Models - Part 1 | Carter’s Blog

google/zx: A tool for writing better scripts

The Butter Thesis – Nick Grossman

[2204.05832] What Language Model Architecture and Pretraining Objective Work Best for Zero-Shot Generalization?

Why and how to write things on the Internet |

‎The Films That Influenced Zach Cregger's ‘Barbarian’, a story by Horrorville • Letterboxd

COVID-19 vaccine boosters for young adults: a risk benefit assessment and ethical analysis of mandate policies at universities | Journal of Medical Ethics

Automating Unity Builds — Part 1 : Unity via Command Line | by Fadhil Noer Afif | Medium

2022 letter | Zhengdong

[2110.10819] Shaking the foundations: delusions in sequence models for interaction and control

How Technology Grows (a Restatement of Definite Optimism)