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Big Questions

I ran across these questions today and I thought I would take a opportunity to try to answer: What do I enjoy? What do I do well? What bothers me? What opportunities are in front of me? Who am I living for? I have spent a lot of time reflecting on both my immediate answers and my answers with reflection. My initial answers were simply me being an ass.

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Focus Questions

Several years ago I started to keep a journal. i love the idea of a journal but i am always at a loss as to what to write. As with any of my writing projects, starting is the hardest part. i found a trick to get my journal started each day. i use focus questions: Focus Questions - 20170914 What was the best thing that happened to me today?

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Text Editor Overload

I am going to try to put my thoughts to paper regarding the various Text Editors I am using on my Mac. I have several installed, that include: Sublime Text 3 Ulysses 2.8 BBEdit 11 Atom Vim Sublime Text 3 Link:Sublime Text 3 Cost: $79 (with Unlimited Free Trial, pay the developer!) Overview: Sublime Text 3 is a cross platform, extendable text editor. It is available on Mac, Windows, and Linux.

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Big Data

In recent years, computation power has reached a level where machine learning and rudimentary artificial intelligence is accessible by a wider audience. In the case of machine learning, many algorithms and machine learning methodologies are derived from Bayesian Theory. Bayes Theorem was initially described in the 1763 posthumous memoir of Thomas Bayes (Howson, 2006). The theorem is based on the idea of revising a probability value based on additional information that is later obtained.

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Wilson Family Fun Day

2017-09-03 Typically, on long weekends we look for fun things to do as a family. Today we decided to go to Memphis, TN for the day. We made 2 stops that I found to be meaningful. We visited the Civil Rights and the Chucalissa Indian Village. I am really glad we got to see them. Both African-American and native Americans have suffered greatly in our country and I wish there was an easy fix to racial problems and discrimination.

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