The Golden 20s
The Golden 20s of the 20th century began with the end of WW1 and ended with the stock market crash
Raspberry Pi 4
The Raspberry Pi 4 is a leap forward not just for the Pi but for single-board computers across the board.
Alan Kay on Programming today (and a few other things)
From a recent Dr. Dobbs interview : On adults – Binstock: So you called them on the lying. Kay: Yeah. But
Moore's Law is "dead"
Exhibit A, My 11″ MacBook Air (Late 2010) benchmark rating : Exhibit B, My 11″ MacBook Air (Mid
Computers for Cynics
Ted Nelson‘s latest video series called “Computers for Cynics” calls it like it is. How refreshing
Robot readable world
How do robots see the world? How do they gather meaning from our streets, cities, media and from us? This
Hey kids, just say NO to programming !
Cory Doctorow’s latest talk ‘The Coming War on General Purpose Computing’ really puts things in perspective
40 Year Old 3D Computer Graphics (Pixar, 1972)
In 1972 Ed Catmull (founder of Pixar) and his colleagues created the world’s first 3D rendered movie, an
The Dangers of Computer Science Theory
Quotes from Don E. Knuth : “If we make an unbiased examination of the accomplishments made by mathematicians to the
Winter 2009 reading
Sonoluminescence: A Galaxy of Nanostars Created in a Beaker (NASA) The Idea Factory – Learning to Think at MIT, Pepper