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2160p 60fps, no music or commentary
with prefix notation you do not say "1 plus 2 plus 3 plus 4 plus 5 plus 6 plus 7 plus 8", but "sum 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8"
it seems as if two-choice public votes/referendums/elections tend to lead to 50/50% results
people fought and died for anarchism, fascism, communism, catholicism, islamism
forever alone calculator: now you can confirm statistically that you will be forever alone. calculates from features like "smoker" "gender" "monogamous" "vegetarian" "same country" "distance" "age range". result in a percentage of current population matching
when chatting with multiple people separately using instant messaging, you can copy text between conversation windows to let them unknowingly talk to each other
tools can be harder to sell than the things one can do with them. especially if one wants to do something with them that noone so far wants to do, so that existing tools are already sufficient to most. trying to sell the tools means trying to sell them on what you can do with them, but noone will care since they dont want to do what they can do different, it is not significant, and for what the mass already wants to do, existing tools are more reliable
mathematicians in, say, the years 200-1000 already showed remarkable ingeniuity. smart enough that they should have been aware of a lot of things. if people where that smart, what prevented progress
i want to learn what i want to learn when i want to learn it. contrary to school, where i am teached things i dont want to learn and things at times i dont want to learn them
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when trying to learn about mathematics, i understand nothing. all i am reading is "easy", "simply", "easily", "just", "trivial", "straightforward", "remarkably easy", "very simple", "obvious", "clearly", "everybody knows", "simple equation" peppered excessively through the documents. apparently mathematicians excel at explaining things from a disconnected perspective
each part large enough to do something substantial, but small enough to be understood as a single unit
"not being an utter shitbag to poor people"-laws
we are governed by exceptional people (for good or bad qualities). if there are no good people that match the requirements of exceptionality, we fail. we should reduce the required exceptionality to the minimum to get enough good people
while abstraction simplifies by summarising something, the number of possible abstractions is more numerous than the lower parts because abstractions can be made for every combination of parts
two perspectives on gun control:
it is like wide empty highways every one can use, with signs on the sides that say "dont go there!", gold plated and payed for by the tax payers, but prevent noone from moving forward at full speed
speak overcomplicated language that only 5% of people in the world understand - complain that tourists do not speak your language
isis does not have a kalashnikov factory
moral parasites have morals that tend to work for them and against others which they are exploiting with them. like double standards about suffering, saying it is morally right to make selected groups suffer
count all unemployed people as self-employed in the profession beggar
you are either optimising or adapting
sometimes things may go wrong as planned
there is no good free dating site that does anything against the fact that women are typically flooded with messages. a senders message limit would be all that is needed
if there is a bug and no one is there to see it, is it really a bug
filesystem utilities: directory merge, splice, group into directory, move file upwards
thoughts tend to be discrete, feelings tend to be continuous
for the loud metallic sound that is often played when movie characters draw swords, imagine they have a knife sharpener in the sheath
if having extra rooms: family picture room/museum. family members get a wall or a part of a wall and decorate it with lifes most dearest photos and other pictures
while an application grows and gets composed out of others, identifiers tend to have to be more specific. example: the link url, the content data link url, the project 1 content data link url, the site 1 project 1 content data link url
talking cup: "coffee is getting cold", "too hot"
what is javas double.min_value and double.max_normal in c? from float.h: DBL_MIN and DBL_MAX. not DBL_EPSILON
without specifying intermediate points in advance, with giving a value for rate to specify the steepness
(x, rate, previous_rate, previous_y, y_level)-> x_rate = x * rate y_level = if previous_rate is rate y_level else x - x_rate + previous_y - (x - (x_rate - rate * (x - 1))) y = y_level + x_rate [y, y_level]
not obvious in this procedure, that can possibly be simplified, is how values have to be adjusted to keep the starting points of new steeper or shallower segments attached to the end of previous ones.
one can imagine lines of
f(x) = rate * x with different
rate. the lines cross only at zero and it looks a bit like a fan. with this function, one can get only points on separate slopes, with straight changes when starting to draw parts of different ones.
it is possible to translate the starting point of any possible slope by addition or subtraction to make it cross at exactly the point where
rate changed and start drawing a segment from there.
in the above function,
rate are the main parameters and the values used for correction are related to the center
y = x slope and the end point of the previous segment.
but, this creates an ever growing number and there is potential for increasing numerical error with floating point numbers, either because the value becomes large and less exact or the input of previous_y and y_level accumulates errors through addition.
a probably better alternative would be a function that takes width and height instead of rate, to be able to calculate an endpoint, and then use an interpolation function to get points between the start and end points. if width or height changes, the target point would just move