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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

August 15th, 2022, 9:26 pm

I’m absolutely sure that all Irish universities are better than the country average.
 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

August 25th, 2022, 3:57 pm

What's all  this about the Big Bang being wrong? 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 12:16 am

“AI will be either the best, or the worst thing, ever to happen to humanity.”  –  Stephen Hawking

LOL
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 11:04 am

“Humanity will be either the best, or the worst, thing ever to happen to machines,” Paul Wilmott
 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 12:04 pm

“AI will be either the best, or the worst thing, ever to happen to humanity.”  –  Stephen Hawking

LOL
Physicists love categorical propositions.
Rules of thumb and heuristics are anathema to them. The solution is to extend the incomplete to protect the thesis.
Some call it a sophistical refutation.
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 7:38 pm

Did he mean logistic regression, linear regression or PCA?
 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 8:58 pm

Did he mean logistic regression, linear regression or PCA?
He didn't define AI, but I suspect the linear variant. 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 6th, 2022, 9:05 pm

“Humanity will be either the best, or the worst, thing ever to happen to machines,” Paul Wilmott
PS I didn’t say this until 2029.
 
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 7th, 2022, 11:02 am

“Humanity will be either the best, or the worst, thing ever to happen to machines,” Paul Wilmott
PS I didn’t say this until 2029.
Sounds like Aristotle's extra dictionem #10.

Like investing in illiquid forestry @11% return per year for 30 years. Bring out the TI-30 Galaxy.
Or a pension plan.
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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 16th, 2022, 12:52 pm

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Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

November 17th, 2022, 12:23 pm

Suppose all QM is of made of tiny, vibrating negative probabilities?
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