Thoughts and Theory

The ability to plan into the future seems to be one of the key characteristics of intelligence. Physical actions such as walking, cycling, doing sports, or driving requires immense coordination, and the best possible moves depend highly on the external environment (you have to adapt and change your strategy if…

Remember the last time you’ve visited somewhere new? If you are reading this in 2020, you might have to rack your brain for those happy days. It may have been a holiday trip to an exotic place. You are excited to explore the area, check out all the nice restaurants…

In my previous article, I talked about the simplicity of Assembly Language and about the world’s smallest hobbyist computer — a PIC microcontroller. In this article, I want to pick up where we left off and introduce you to a fascinating illusion called Shepard Tones — an illusion of ever-ascending/descending…

Shu Ishida

DPhil student at University of Oxford, researching in computer vision and deep learning. Enjoys programming, listening to podcasts, and watching musicals.

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