Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Had a weird feeling of enlightenment by finally feeling in my guts that tensors really are just the most natural generalization of multiple-input and -output functions in linear-algebra world. I always kind of knew it, but I finally --- as von Neumann is supposed to have said --- got used to it.
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