"Winners Take All" by Anand Giridharadas #read
"The Influential Mind" by Tail Sharot #read (20 Feb 2019)
Tonight I learned about SCUMM - the scripting language and runtime that brought to life all my favourite childhood "adventure games" such as Indiana Jones, Day of the Tentacle, Monkey Island, etc.
This is nice, watching how a piece of writing comes together. Getting an intuition for the journey could look like.
Today I start eating less again. Weight has gotten out of hand. #diet
I feel like such a different person after getting enough #sleep.
“What makes it not okay to not nap on a school night?” #straightetalk
Much needed #yoga yesterday evening in between babysitting a big deploy.
"Primed to Perform" by Neel Doshi and Lindsay McGregor #read
AlphaStar blew my mind and occupied most of my weekend.
As casual SC2 player, it blows my mind to think that no human being directly taught AS to play SC2, but instead gave it the ability to learn from thousands of replays, causing it to somehow give the appearance of intent and decision-making from mimicking and refining behaviours that it "observed".