Monthly Archives: January 2014

Argumentum ad Imaginarium

Informal fallacies are ones that do not depend on the argument’s specific form. They are as wrong in modus tollens as they are in modus ponens, or any other valid deductive form. For a long time I’ve been promoting the … Continue reading

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The Only Way of Knowing

There is only one way of knowing, and it is the Bayesian way. This is mathematically demonstrable under the assumption that you want to be consistent in your reasoning, where by “consistent” I mean “any way of reasoning from the … Continue reading

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Bluetooth Speakers That Are Silent on Reconnection

This is a public-service thing, as I’ve seen lots of people searching on this issue and getting a lot of useless and irrelevant advice. The problem is as follows: you buy a new set of Bluetooth speakers and plug ’em … Continue reading

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