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 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI Marc Clifton30-Sep-22 6:21 Marc Clifton 30-Sep-22 6:21
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI obermd30-Sep-22 9:37 obermd 30-Sep-22 9:37
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI trønderen30-Sep-22 10:25 trønderen 30-Sep-22 10:25
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI obermd1-Oct-22 4:45 obermd 1-Oct-22 4:45
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI trønderen1-Oct-22 7:49 trønderen 1-Oct-22 7:49
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI Daniel Pfeffer1-Oct-22 11:23 Daniel Pfeffer 1-Oct-22 11:23
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI Dan Neely4-Oct-22 5:07 Dan Neely 4-Oct-22 5:07
 Re: Posits, a new kind of number, improves the math of AI Daniel Pfeffer5-Oct-22 9:59 Daniel Pfeffer 5-Oct-22 9:59
 Perhaps I didn't explain myself clearly. The development of a "Machine Learning" model requires quite a bit of scientific/engineering-style mathematics, in order to calculate the parameters for the model. These typically involve best-fit (linear or otherwise), differentiation in multiple dimensions, etc. Using ill-understood posits for the calculations, rather than better-understood floating point, just adds additional uncertainty to the results. Many theorems used in Numerical Analysis depend on esoteric issues such as the base of the floating-point numbers, the method used to round them, etc. Until a similar body of work is produced for posits, using them in any large calculation would be a bad idea. This does not mean that it won't be done. Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows. -- 6079 Smith W.
 Printer issues are back at it on Windows 11 22H2 as well Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 11:31 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 11:31
 Re: Printer issues are back at it on Windows 11 22H2 as well Nelek29-Sep-22 13:31 Nelek 29-Sep-22 13:31
 Where JavaScript is headed in 2022 Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 11:31 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 11:31
 Re: Where JavaScript is headed in 2022 Nelek29-Sep-22 13:28 Nelek 29-Sep-22 13:28
 Re: Where JavaScript is headed in 2022 Marc Clifton30-Sep-22 8:56 Marc Clifton 30-Sep-22 8:56
 Re: Where JavaScript is headed in 2022 den2k883-Oct-22 3:57 den2k88 3-Oct-22 3:57
 Want to dodge a data breach? Do DevOps and let developers work from home, says Google Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 10:16 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 10:16
 Re: Want to dodge a data breach? Do DevOps and let developers work from home, says Google Nelek29-Sep-22 13:28 Nelek 29-Sep-22 13:28
 The Microsoft Learn Cloud Skills Challenge Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 9:31 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 9:31
 Did .NET MAUI ship too soon? Devs sound off on 'Massive mistake' Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 9:01 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 9:01
 Re: Did .NET MAUI ship too soon? Devs sound off on 'Massive mistake' Nelek29-Sep-22 13:24 Nelek 29-Sep-22 13:24
 Re: Did .NET MAUI ship too soon? Devs sound off on 'Massive mistake' Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 13:35 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 13:35
 Google is (unsurprisingly) shutting down Stadia in January Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 8:46 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 8:46
 Re: Google is (unsurprisingly) shutting down Stadia in January Nelek29-Sep-22 13:22 Nelek 29-Sep-22 13:22
 Re: Google is (unsurprisingly) shutting down Stadia in January Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 13:36 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 13:36
 Re: Google is (unsurprisingly) shutting down Stadia in January Nelek30-Sep-22 12:07 Nelek 30-Sep-22 12:07
 Never-before-seen malware has infected hundreds of Linux and Windows devices Kent Sharkey29-Sep-22 8:31 Kent Sharkey 29-Sep-22 8:31
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