Links from 2014-05-18
RT @sfslim: Read “Agency”, a brilliant short story from @quinnnorton about technology working a little too well (7 min read)
At RedMonk, we have been arguing for many years that the developer has evolved from virtual serf to de facto kingmaker. Accepting that, at least for the sake of argument, it is worth asking whether one of the unintended consequences of this transition may be a return to Unix-style philosophies.
As our technological and sociological realities change, so too do our jobs. But just what, exactly, will we be doing 15 years from now? Here are some completely unexpected jobs you’ve almost certainly never heard of—but likely will soon.
That infinite space „between” what we humans feel as time is where computers spend all their time. It’s an entirely different timescale. To computers, we humans work on a completely different time scale, practically geologic time. Which is completely mind-bending. The faster computers get, the bigger this time disparity grows.
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