August 2020 gwern.net newsletter

with an essay on sidenotes; links on human competence, efficient-computing/hardware-overhangs; no reviews.

This is the August 2020 edition of the gwern.net newsletter; previous, July 2020 (archives). This is a summary of the revision-history RSS feed, overlapping with my Changelog & /r/gwern; brought to you by my donors on Patreon.

1 Writings

2 Media

2.1 Links

AI:

Genetics:

Statistics/meta-science/mathematics:

Psychology/biology:

Technology:

Economics:

Fiction:

Misc:

2.2 Music

Touhou: