Is YouTube a market? And does it matter?, 2020-01-05

My latest YouTube obsession follows the work of Kevin Munger & Joseph Phillips (about which I wrote another blogpost). Munger & Phillips proposed that part of the fringe content t...


On Internet Memes and What Dawkins Meant by Memes, 2019-07-12

This is probably the most “daring” blog post I wrote as it touches on subjects I’m not an expert on. However, the idea of studying memes (the meme of studying memes?) is widespread...


Stuff I Learned at #TheWebConf2019, 2019-05-21

During the last week, I attended the Web Conference 2019 (#TheWebConf2019). I had a blast, and the pleasure to meet and hang out with my perspective advisor in Switzerland, some fu...


My CS PhD Application Process, 2019-04-16

This post is a half-guide half-memoir of my PhD application process (not very timely, as the PhD application round has just ended). I think those who would benefit the most from my...


Robust Local Explanations, 2017-07-10

As the machine learning community creates increasingly complex models and pervades areas of societal impact, we are stuck with the problem of understanding decisions made by machin...