Rational Feed


Security Mindset And Ordinary Paranoia by Eliezer (LW 2.0) – “Amber, a philanthropist interested in a more reliable Internet, and Coral, a computer security professional, are at a conference hotel together discussing what Coral insists is a difficult and important issue: the difficulty of building “secure” software.”

Security Mindset And The Logistic Success Curve by Eliezer (LW 2.0) – Amber and Carol discuss the security problems of a merchant drone startup.

Preferences Awareness by Robin Hanson – “But when explaining behavior, postulated preferences and conscious intent are just separate and independent topics on which one can be clear. There is not obvious or necessary relation between them.”


Why Buddhism is True by The Ezra Klein Show – ” It’s a deep dive into theories of the mind, informed both by Wright’s scientific background and his study and practice of Buddhism. It’s about how our minds evolved to keep us alive, not to keep us happy or satisfied — and what can be done about it.”

Regulation by EconTalk – “The role regulation plays in economic development and the challenges of measuring regulatory barriers to new business creation.”


Author: deluks917

Software Engineer in New York City. Admin of the SlateStarcodex discord. Math PHD drop out.

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