Author Archives: Joel Pitt

Visualizing PLN inference

Recently Jared Wigmore, a student of Waikato University, New Zealand, created a tool for visualizing PLN as part of a visualisation project. In my opinion, the BIT visualiser shows great promise as a tool for understanding the complexities of BIT … Continue reading

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GSoC 2009 project list

The decision process for the 2009 GSoC projects has been completed. You can read Ben’s announcement on the opencog-soc Google group. The accepted projects are: Joel Lehman – Extending MOSES to evolve Recurrent Neural Networks David Kilgore – Python Interfaces … Continue reading

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OpenCog at KiwiFoo

I’m currently at the tail end of KiwiFoo, a version of O’Reilly’s Foocamp in New Zealand. I hosted a talk about OpenCog which, as inevitably happens, turned into some interesting philosophical discussions about learning vs. memory. I was also interviewed … Continue reading

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Visualization with UbiGraph

Jared Wigmore has just finished implementing a prototype connection to the Ubigraph dynamic visualisation tool. It’s really neat! Currently available only in his personal bzr branch ( lp:~jared-wigmore/opencog/misc ), but it should be pushed to staging eventually. This follows on … Continue reading

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OpenCog tutorial sessions

A few weeks back Ben announced he’d be running IRC tutorial sessions on OpenCogPrime. Last night was the second tutorial, and was on the topic of knowledge representation – introducing people to the basic concepts of the AtomSpace, such as … Continue reading

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