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George Floyd's Death and the Bystander Effect

29 Jun 2020 4 minute read comments KermitDZ

George Floyd's Death and the Bystander Effect     On May 25, George Floyd was killed in a police arrest after Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for over eight minutes. [^NYT]The US was shaken up by nationwide protests over the death of Mr. Floyd --an A...

XRP Tip Bot: Think BAT Tips but it's XRP-based and works via mentions

14 Nov 2019 1 minute read comments KermitDZ

Only today I learned of the existence of this project and thought it was so interesting that I had to "spread the good news"... THIS IS JUST A ROUGH WRITE-UP. I assume the majority of us on Publish0x are familiar with tipping our favorite creators wi...

5 Pieces of Entertainment that Are Based on Game Theory

5 Nov 2019 2 minute read comments KermitDZ

Game Theory "is the study of mathematical models of strategic interaction among rational decision-makers" (-- Wikipedia). It started in economics but has long since been developed, expanded, and adapted for other field of study: sociology, biology, a...

DAYDREAMER: Re-introducing an old goal-based agent

25 Oct 2019 1 minute read comments KermitDZ

Recently and while I was exploring GitHub by searching for random words, I stumbled upon this interesting project... DAYDREAMER is a rule-based and goal-oriented AI. As the name suggests, it mimics the phenomenon of daydreaming in humans. What's cool...