Comment by platers on [link] The AI Girlfriend Seducing China’s Lonely Men · 2020-12-15T03:57:42.049Z · LW · GW

There is a paper describing the architecture

It looks like the system is comprised of many independent skills and an algorithm to pick which skill to use at each state of the conversation. Some of the skills use neural nets, like a CNN for parsing images and a RNN for completing sentences but the models look relatively small. 

Comment by platers on What are good election betting opportunities? · 2020-10-29T14:58:19.744Z · LW · GW

Could you elaborate on step 4? How can you buy 10 shares of each bucket if you only have $10? Isn't the total cost 14.80 * 10?

Comment by platers on What posts on finance would your find helpful or interesting? · 2020-08-22T14:55:07.564Z · LW · GW

The best way to get leverage

Comment by platers on Tips/tricks/notes on optimizing investments · 2020-08-19T15:47:20.165Z · LW · GW

Second link broke, I believe it moved here

Comment by platers on How to Lose a Fair Game · 2020-08-14T21:19:46.607Z · LW · GW

There is a very extensive discussion of a UPRO/TMF strategy here. One thing to note is taxes severely decrease the returns of strategies which require frequent re-balancing.

Comment by platers on Against Reopening Ottawa · 2020-08-02T00:24:58.903Z · LW · GW

Have you rechecked the data recently?

Comment by platers on Developmental Stages of GPTs · 2020-07-27T02:41:17.851Z · LW · GW

I see, thanks for clarifying!

Comment by platers on Developmental Stages of GPTs · 2020-07-27T00:46:16.135Z · LW · GW

Why do you think "lesser" AI being transformative is more worrying than AGI? This scenario seems similar to past technological progress.

Comment by platers on Collection of GPT-3 results · 2020-07-18T22:56:08.884Z · LW · GW

Here is the reverse: