Things I read last week… (WB 26 July 2021)
“Instead of learning one game at a time, these agents would be able to react to completely new conditions and play a whole universe of games and tasks, including ones never seen before.”
DeepMind’s progress in generalising their reinforcement learning based approach.
Photonic processors could make deep learning 1000x more efficient.
Triton, a new language for ML programing by OpenAI.
The history of Bessemer’s Anti-Portfolio.
Developments in EV battery technology.
The weird science of sweat.
Amanda Knox on ‘Who owns my name?’