merry christmas and/or happy holidays everyone.
dwarkesh patel on whether scaling will be enough for AGI. very in-depth with arguments for both sides.
on the pepperino front i'd like to add an edit link to the 404 document not found for non-existant doc views plus the time difference in the recently edited.
bits and pieces of my media consumption in 2023, incomplete list.
songs of the year:
tv & movies of the year:
games of the year:
access control is the elephant in the room because i haven't thought and didn't want to deal with EclipseStore schema updates yet.
update: login and logout are done
access control for pepperino's edit and store functionality is implemented.
also implemented a very simple search.
search ranking is: title match is worth two points, text match worth one. sum up for every keyword in q.
http 401 Unauthorized: authentication - you're not logged in
http 403 Forbidden: authorization - you're logged in but you don't have the rights
the naming's confusing.
very interesting article by Dan_Luu about search engine quality and, possible, the decline thereof.
How bad are search results? Let's compare Google, Bing, Marginalia, Kagi, Mwmbl, and ChatGPT
Spoiler: it doesn't look good.
In their original Page Rank paper, Sergei Brin and Larry Page noted that ad-based search is inherently not incentive aligned with providing good results