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Jonathan Mugan
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Computer scientist: AI and machine learning. Author of The Curiosity Cycle
Computer scientist: AI and machine learning. Author of The Curiosity Cycle

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For your nightmares. 

Being a machine learning person is like being a gardener. You wake up in the morning, go check on the jobs. Oh, this one is doing nicely ...

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I'm taking the AI show on the road this summer to #OReillyAI in New York to talk about adding meaning to NLP.

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I wrote a blog post about how computers could understand us by imagining our world using simulated physics. https://medium.com/@jmugan/computers-could-understand-natural-language-using-simulated-physics-26e9706013da

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Here's a video of my introductory talk to deep learning and what it means for artificial intelligence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0XhE5-l5Xg

Maybe the stress of contemporary life comes from the abstract nature of modern knowledge. Symbols require an inward focus, which is where anxiety also lives.

The battery on my iPhone 6 dies when I use maps. The silver lining is that I've rediscovered the art of navigation practiced by our ancestors.

Why do I love AI? Sure, to help the world, but I imagine I feel similar to how early humans did about fire. Dangerous, but still our destiny.

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I was appalled when I first heard about bag-of-words in NLP and how much work was done with it. It was like when I was a kid and learned that the space shuttle didn't have laser guns on it.
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