As I said, here I am. Tell me how Solomonoff induction is going to change how I do my business. I am listening.

[anonymous]5y1

As I said, here I am. Tell me how Solomonoff induction is going to change how I do my business. I am listening.

You are already a lesswronger - would you say that lesswrong has changed the way you think at all? Why do you keep coming back?

0MrMind5ySolomonoff induction is uncomputable, so it's not going to help you in any way. But Jaynes (who was a physicist) said that using Bayesian methods to analyze magnetic resonance data helped him gain an unprecedented resolution. Quoting from his book:
-1Lumifer5yFrench pastries (preferably from a Japanese/Korean pastry shop) are better than Solomonoff induction -- they are yummier.

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