Where I review some of the media that I saw/read during my travels in the last two weeks: The Billion Dolar Code; I’m a spider, so what; That time I turned into a slime; Amazing Attorney Woo; Everything, Everywhere, All at Once; Atlas of AI. It was a pretty good haul!
I review “Evolutionary Computation, A Unified Approach” (2006) by Kenneth De Jong, which seems like a great “Intro to EC” book for me to hand to new students.
tl;dr: The good parts are really good, the bad parts are really bad, but more than anything, the book felt way too long. This past week I’ve read “The Demon-Hauted World, Science as a Candle in the Dark”, by Carl Sagan. This book that has been highly recommended by several friends I admire, and has […]
I have recently read the blood Blindsight, a “hard scifi” about modified humans meeting aliens species for the first time. I don’t remember exactly, but I think Jon recommended it to me. He’s just cool like that. The book was fun, if a bit hard to get into at first. I wrote a review thingie […]