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I have watched this one though. I recommend it to anyone who thinks they know how to handle compl...

I have watched this one though. I recommend it to anyone who thinks they know how to handle complexity. If you imagine he's saying "conflate" every time he says "complect" he doesn't sound as arrogant.

InfoQ: Simple Made Easy
Rich Hickey emphasizes simplicity’s virtues over easiness’, showing that while many choose easiness they may end up with complexity, and the better way is to choose easiness along the simplicity path....

Syndicated 2012-04-04 18:03:57 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

I plan to watch this when I have time.

I plan to watch this when I have time.

InfoQ: Rich Hickey on Datomic: Datalog, Databases, Persistent Data Structures
Rich Hickey explains the ideas behind the Datomic database: why Datalog is used as the query language, the functional programming concepts at its core, the role of time in the DB and much more.

Syndicated 2012-04-04 18:01:01 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

It's what you'd expect a decentralized smart-card system of currency to be.

It's what you'd expect a decentralized smart-card system of currency to be.

MintChip: The evolution of currency | MintChip Developer Resources
The Royal Canadian Mint is challenging software developers. MintChip: the evolution of currency. Take the MintChip Challenge.

Syndicated 2012-04-04 16:32:26 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Robot able to leap kinda tall buildings in a series of bounds!

Robot able to leap kinda tall buildings in a series of bounds!


Syndicated 2012-03-30 00:21:45 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Yo dawg, I heard you liked Conway's Game of Life...

Yo dawg, I heard you liked Conway's Game of Life...


Syndicated 2012-03-28 22:40:28 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

This is a beautiful map.

This is a beautiful map.

Wind Map
If the map is missing or seems slow, we recommend the latest Chrome browser. Surface wind data from the National Digital Forecast Database. (For those of you chasing top wind speed, note that maximum ...

Syndicated 2012-03-28 21:53:04 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Glibc Drops Drepper? Am I reading this right?

Glibc Drops Drepper? Am I reading this right?

The GNU C Library Steering Committee disbands - The H Open Source: News and Features
The glibc project has announced a change in leadership that sees its steering committee dissolving itself and being replaced by a new set of maintainers led by project founder Roland McGrath

Syndicated 2012-03-28 13:39:22 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Play with ClojureScript in the browser.

Play with ClojureScript in the browser.

Himera

Syndicated 2012-03-27 18:14:35 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

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