It's new years eve and - as always - I try to finish some things and have some plans for next year.
Review of 2017
Here are some other mentionable facts:
- ML-KA is still active.
- I have 26 071 points on StackOverflow and reached 9.0 million people with my posts (source).
- I wrote 74 articles for this blog (including this one) in 2017. A couple of them might be interesting:
- I've uploaded 249 files to Wikipedia Commons in 2017 (1969 files in total, source). My uploads to Wikipedia Commons are about 5 GiB in total now. On commons, I made 4983 edits in total.
How I spend money:
|Month||Rent + Additional Charges||Food||Hygiene||Clothes||Dating||Recreation||Insurance||Travel+Phone||Rest|
|02/2017||232.00||119.97||19.00||18.95||0.00||10.34||91.64||69.00||Studium: 143.69; Haushalt: 5.30|
|06/2017||630.00||126.75||0.00||0.00||5.31||127.23||91.64||103.23||Umzug: 197.81; Haushalt: 99.45; Master-Arbeit: 20.00; Medikamente: 8.43|
|07/2017||900.00||143.37||0.00||153.53||0.00||299.43||54.98||69.88||Internet:29.76; Bike:708.90; Haushalt: 7.78|
|08/2017||900.00||90.89||20.65||56.50||147.90||79.92||0.00||54.50||Internet:14.90; Mietrückzahlung:455.04; Umzug: 100.00; Haushalt: 57.46|
|10/2017||900.00||65.81||18.97||74.69||75.56||88.61||0.00||155.59||Internet: 14.90; Haushalt: 9.95; Medizin: 12.48|
|11/2017||900.00||176.60||18.97||90.50||74.34||99.00||Insurance||Travel+Phone||Internet: 14.90; Medizin: 12.48; 5.00 Geldautomat; Haushalt: 52.97|
Interesting changes in my life:
- I moved to Munich in 01.06.2017 and started working there at the end of the month.
- I've got a girlfriend in november 2017.
Old year resolutions
- ✔ 03.02.2017: Get new slippers
- ✗ Get all my stuff from my fathers apartment to my room. I've already packed most of it in boxes (In total: 1.00m (+0.30m?) × 0.39m × 0.60m by 4 boxes)
- ✔ Finish my masters degree
- ✗ Participate in a Flashmob
- ✔ Get comfortable with Orange Bouldering routes (5c-6c) and finish at least 5 harder ones (6c - 7b)
- ✔ Visit a country I haven't been to before. - I've been to Finland.
Old year predictions
Machine Learning and Technology
- Networks will not get deeper (currently: about 600 layers, max 2000 layers), but work about how to get the same accuracy with less parameters / FLOPs will be written.
- GANs will be able to create 1024px x 1024px images.
- An AI will play Star Craft and at least one nice video of it will be online.
- I will publish at least two papers (one will be my masters thesis)
- ✔ I will finish my masters degree.
- ✔ I will publish at least 40 articles on my blog.
- ✔ I will get at least 20 000 points on StackOverflow (see StackExchange profile) - I got 26 000 points.
- The European Union will still exist and Britain will still be part of it, although somebody will be going in front of curt because of it (see Brexit).
- German elections: 35% for CDU/CSU, 18% for SPD, 15% for AfD, 9% for Grüne, 9% Linke.
- ✔ Trump will not build a complete wall to Mexico.
New year resolutions
The plans for my new year are:
- [ ] Visiting a new country
- [ ] Participate in a Flashmob
I always do some cleanup before the new year begins. This means especially cleaning my computer stuff of unnecessary trash.
- [ ] Deleting several hundret E-mails.
- [ ] Clean up my smartphones TODO list.
- [ ] Clean up my notes.
- [ ] Clean up my Desktop / Download folder.
- [ ] Make Backup of Facebook (tutorial), Google+ and Gmail (takeout), Twitter (tutorial), WhatsApp (tutorial), Amazon, Banking.
- [ ] Push git stuff
Predictions for 2018
Machine Learning and Technology