I think paths and the resulting intersections of sets of data will continue to influence programming…

I think paths and the resulting intersections of sets of data will continue to influence programming for generations. Now if I could just wrap my mind around it in a practical way to use it…

Rich Hickey compares value-oriented programming with place-oriented programming concluding that the time of imperative languages has passed and it is the time of functional programming.

Good to see you again old friend. Makes me want to boot up a SPARCstation 20, but I offloaded the last…

Good to see you again old friend. Makes me want to boot up a SPARCstation 20, but I offloaded the last of mine years ago. The MIT swap fast was such a great place to get slightly used systems.

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If steam starts working under ubuntu it will mean 3 things for me. 1) I’ll actually have to upgrade …

If steam starts working under ubuntu it will mean 3 things for me.
1) I'll actually have to upgrade to latest version of ubuntu
2) I'll be able to uninstall wine and steam for windows
3) Free time for productive tasks will decrease

Still, the thought of having this or any of my steam purchased games running under native linux would make me smile to no end.