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I’m pleased to announce that our paper on the CAL model has been accepted for publication, at Psychological Review (lead author: René Schlegelmilch). You can read the preprint here. [Read More]
AI vs. human
Basic object classification still hard for AI
In recent years, there have been quite a few claims that state-of-the-art AI has reached human levels of performance in object recognition. In a recent talk, I briefly discuss some of the evidence against that view, including some preliminary unpublished work from my lab. You can now view that talk... [Read More]
Take back control
Having recently acquired a ‘regular’ Android phone, after several years either without a smart phone or with a de-Googled one (that’s a whole other story…) I got a slice of the default behaviour of these devices. Push notifications - constantly. I had a BlackBerry a decade ago - the device... [Read More]
Parameter Space Partitioning
Global model analysis
Lenard Dome, currently a graduate student in my lab, has just released an R package for parameter space partitioning onto CRAN (psp). I helped a little bit. But, what is parameter space partitoning? [Read More]
Myrakaru - Tammetoru
Drift into the horizon with precision melodies...
Today, I’m listening to Myrakaru’s excellent Tammetoru - again. From 2004, it’s an ambient, downtempo, somewhat glitch-based electronic instrumental album. Beautiful and relaxing, I think I must have listened to this while working more than 100 times over the years. I’ve always assumed, on no particular basis, that Myrakaru was... [Read More]