AI Responsibility

TL;DR: We should not compare the abilities of AI with the abilities of Humans, because computers can’t take responsibility for their actions. Every AI system should have a clear name behind it. Recently I have been starting to think that I’m too grumpy about AI/ML research. Sometimes it feels that every technology news fills me […]

How is streaming like teaching?

Today I watched a conversation between game streamers “Jorbs” and “DirtyRobot” about streaming as a career, relationship with the audience, and mental health. (Note, the video is super long (over 2 hours!) and I don’t really recommend that you watch it, unless you’re SUPER interested in these topics. Anyway, a lot of what they were […]

Loose Thoughts Like Loose Change

These days I have been reading the University Newspaper as a way to practice my Japanese. The front page news was that the university released “University Bonds” to finance itself. So that is a thing. I wonder if that is a good thing. I think people buying university bonds means that they trust the university […]

Don’t call me professor~~~

Recently, I have been feeling very bugged by people calling me “Professor Aranha” when talking to me. It has been distracting me more than reasonable. Whenever I hear someone calling me like that, it feels like they want to keep me at bay. I can understand being introduced as professor before a talk, or in […]