The title of the blog comes from the preface to Michael Spivak's Calculus. The idea is that we have a duty to advance what we care about. This is a part of that repayment.
I want to understand intelligence because it is both fun and useful. The interplay between discrete and continuous fascinates me, as does the implications towards AI.
You can see some of the software I've written on GitHub. I offer consulting at $300/hour. I have extensive experience with mathematics and computer science, and my math background makes me a sort handyman for knowledge work.