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“Artificial General Intelligence and its consequences have been a disaster for the human race.” This sentence is based on the start of the famous manifesto of Unabomber-Ted Kaczynski(Industrial Revolution & Its Future). Unlike him, I am not opposed to technology but I have serious sociological concerns about AGI. In this essay, I won’t discuss existential threats, the replacement of humans, etc. My concern is more about the psychological and sociological effects of it.

First of all, I’m not so sure that the human brain as a whole can be mimicked by an algorithmic system (as Roger Penrose says). For the…


Climate Change Data Analysis

This writing is based on old work of mine in the Kaggle. At that time, I’ve analyzed temperature data and made comments on it. From now on, I’ve decided to use Medium. (Also, in the following days, I will both share on Medium and my blog.) In here code stays the same but comments on it have changed.

Our data consists of temperature change and standard deviation of years for different areas(countries, continents, etc.)

Importing Libraries:

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
import numpy as np # linear algebra
import pandas as pd
import matplotlib.animation as animation
from matplotlib.animation import FuncAnimation
import seaborn as sns
pd.set_option('display.max_columns', None)…

Hakan Akgun

A curious person about various things.

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