Free will is not about control. It is about influence. The conscious mind cannot necessarily control everything (or much of anything).
The Von-Neumann architecture is designed for single program execution. Turing machines are conceptually single-program designed.
I used to believe that the simulation hypothesis of our Universe was possible but rather silly.
Contemplating on bothering to develop my Haskell skills or not , I decided to write this post instead.
A few thoughts after watching the Neuralink 2020 progress presentation and reading a few articles on it .
Response to this blog post -- tldr: "GPT-3 made me ever so slightly more optimistic and simultaneously uncertain about my previous AGI timeline predictions -- b/c it could be used to make better tools".
This entire post is a retort to a blog post that can be found here: https://justinmeiners.
Slices are common place in Go code, but they can be a stubborn topic as they are Go's "replacement" for dealing with arrays.