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  1. Jan 2024
    1. Either index may be used.

      If the numbers to be multiplied result in the hairline not being able to be used because the reading is off one side of the slide rule, then use the second index (the number 1) on the D scale.

    2. To find the product of two numbers, disregard the decimalpoints, opposite either of the numbers on the D scale set the index ofthe C scale, push the hairline of the indicator to the second numberon the C scale, and read the answer under the hairline of the D scale.The decimal point is placed in accordance with the result of a roughcalculation.



  2. May 2023
  3. Nov 2021
    1. Now that we've made peace with the concepts of projections (matrix multiplications)

      Projections are matrix multiplications.Why didn't you sayso? spatial and channel projections in the gated gmlp

    2. Computers are especially good at matrix multiplications. There is an entire industry around building computer hardware specifically for fast matrix multiplications. Any computation that can be expressed as a matrix multiplication can be made shockingly efficient.