The Structure of Science as a Gnostic Manifold

Part I While reading Paul Rosenbloom’s excellent “On Computing” I feel as though I’ve glimpsed the outlines of something big.  In the book Rosenbloom advances the argument that computing should be counted among the ‘Great Domains’ of science, instead of being considered a mere branch of engineering. During the course of advancing this thesis he […]

A Taxonomy Of AI Systems

(NOTE: the following is all highly speculative and not researched very well.) In a blog post on domain-specific programming languages author Eric Raymond made a distinction between the kinds of problems best solved through raw automation and the kinds of problems best solved by making a human perform better. This gave me an idea for a 4-quadrant […]