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Notes from Strange Loop 2015: Day Two


  • lisp
  • own vm
  • compiled using RPython tool chain
  • RPython – reduced python
    • used in PyPy project
    • has own tracing JIT
  • runs on os x, linux, ARM (!)
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Notes from Strange Loop 2015: Day One

Unconventional Programming with Chemical Computing

  • Carin Meier
  • Living Clojure
  • @Cognitect
  • Inspired by Book – unconventional programming paradigms
  • “the grass is computing”
    • all living things process information via chemical reactions on molecular level…
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A strange loop

Rule Number x: Every rule has an exception.

Now thinking about this rule, stating: that every rule has an exception. Let’s apply this rule to itself.

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Douglas Hofstadter / I Am A Strange Loop

Finally a book that proves we are fractals. Joking aside, in a more serious approach Hofstadter states in his book that consciousness can arise from a pattern called a “strange loop”.   483 more words

Laziness - a strange loop at the heart of intelligence

I recently read this blog post and I liked it a lot. Here is a quick summary:

It has been said that necessity is the mother of invention. 

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The whole is just the sum of parts.

It’s been a while I didn’t write on this blog, I will try to be more active from now on. I return to the subject that always hunts me the most: Self-referential systems, strange loops, super-rationality. 101 more words



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