In our most recent post we discussed the current set of experiments that we are conducting, using the MNIST dataset. We’ve also been looking at… Read More »Open Sourcing MNIST and NIST Preprocessing Code
By Gideon Kowadlo and David Rawlinson Introduction We’ve been building and testing AGI algorithms for the last few years. As the systems become more complex,… Read More »AGI Experimental Framework: A platform for AGI R&D
By Gideon Kowadlo and David Rawlinson In our last blog post, we discussed the repeating functional columnar structure of the neocortex, and the inconsistent terminology used to… Read More »A nomenclature for Cortical Columns and related concepts.
Cell-type-specific 3D reconstruction of five neighboring barrel columns in rat vibrissal cortex (credit: Marcel Oberlaender et al.) It is well established that there is a… Read More »Mini, macro, micro and hyper columns: confusing terminology
Just a few days ago, Jay posted here about the recent public attention to AI and the potential future dangers that it presents. Discussion on… Read More »Mitigating the perceived future risks of AI
I recently published a post on the question of classifying ‘no input’ or missing data. There was a comprehensive reply by Fergal Byrne in a thread on the Nupic Theory mailing… Read More »A response to “when is missing data a valid state?”