I have found myself procrastinating a lot in my free time. This was especially noticeable to me toward the end of my Christmas vacation, and yesterday - the first Saturday since starting work again.
Investing in sustainable food
January 7, 2021
The vast majority of my long term private savings are in low cost index funds. I only hold a handful of individual stocks, from a small “play” bucket in which I have no high expectations.
Happy-ish New Year
January 5, 2021
It has been such a long year.
I like being by myself. For the most part I’ve enjoyed hiding away in my little apartment, getting groceries delivered, working from home.
December 20, 2020
I spent the first weekend of my vacation doing a tiny bit of outlining and a lot of lazing around. Not the good, relaxing kind of lazing around, but the kind that makes you wonder where the day went and what you’re doing with your time.
ALIFE 2020 - Robot Cancer
July 15, 2020
These are my hastily taken and edited notes on the first ALIFE 2020 conference keynote, presented by Mike Levin.
Robot Cancer - why don’t (today’s) robots get cancer?
ALIFE 2020 - Soft alife with SPLAT and Ulam
July 14, 2020
Below are some rough notes from a tutorial session called Soft alife with SPLAT and Ulam by David Ackley. These notes are very hastily taken and I am editing them between sessions mostly for my own benefit, so expect to see typos and maybe even mis-wordings.