Heuristic: (adj.) a replicable method for directing one's attention in learning, discovery, or problem-solving. Originally derived from the Greek "heurisko" (εὑρίσκω), meaning "I find".
Monday, 22 August 2011
The Web Masons
m.e.driscoll's blog - a really interesting, if slightly romanticised view of silicon valley engineers. In my own experience engineers can be as trend-hungry and trend-setting as catty fashionistas. The difference is that their tastes are more geeky: software thread performance, rather than actual thread arrangements.