Gideon Kowadlo


Theory

Continuous Learning

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Continuous Learning

  The standard machine learning approach is to learn to accomplish a specific task with an associated dataset. A model is trained using the dataset and is only able to perform that one task. This is in stark contrast to animals which continue to learn throughout life and accumulate and re-pu ...

Experiment

AGI Experimental Framework

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We’re very excited to launch AGI Experimental Framework, AGIEF, our open source framework. We first introduced it a while back, at the end of 2015 here, and it has certainly come a long way. AGIEF was created to make running rigorous AI experiments convenient, reproducible and scalable. ...

Theory

Intuition over reasoning for AI

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By Gideon Kowadlo I’m reading a fascinating book called The Righteous Mind, by Jonathan Haidt. It’s one of those reads that can fundamentally shift the way that you see the world. In this case, the human world, everyone around you, and yourself. A central idea of the book is that our behav ...