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An (Intuitive?) Introduction to Entropy

There’s a concept in Probability Theory called “entropy,” which borrows a bit from the physical concept of the same name. Intuitively, it’s the degree of “surprise” of an observation, or of a probability distribution. Alternatively, it’s how much¬†information you gain … Continue reading

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Finally, this is here!

Hello! This is my new blog, the one I’ve been promising to create for… quite a while. It will contain the more serious posts that I usually posted on tumblr and… yeah, I guess that’s it! I’ll rewrite my old … Continue reading

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