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Colin O'Brien's blog posts, links and notes from Brussels, Belgium.

  • By Colin O'Brien
  • Based in Belgium
  • Roughly two posts per month
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Aug 2022 1
Sep 2022 3
Oct 2022 2
Nov 2022 1
Dec 2022 1
Jan 2023 5
Feb 2023 1
Mar 2023 1
Apr 2023 0
May 2023 1
Jun 2023 4
Jul 2023 0
Aug 2023 1
Sep 2023 2
Oct 2023 1
Nov 2023 4
Dec 2023 0

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

A great explainer for large language models.
If you're feeling confused about the recent AI hype and would like to understand how large language models (most AI are LLMs) work, this presentation is one of the clearest I've watched. It's an hour …
On , by Colin, 56 words
The 56 best/worst analogies written by high school students.
Exactly what the title says, with gems like "The little boat gently drifted across the pond exactly the way a bowling ball wouldn’t". [direct link to source]
On , by Colin, 36 words
Chemicals in clothes could enter your body.
New research shows that sweat has the potential to extract chemical additives from synthetics that are contained in sports technical clothing. We often worry about chemicals in food, but they could infiltrate our bodies in …
On , by Colin, 48 words