In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-seventieth edition:
- Life as an impatient programmer - Impatience can be a virtue, too, if channeled correctly. (Next up: Laziness and hubris)
- Fun vs. Computer Science - Technology choices, and their (non-) impact on the users (or players) of your program.
- The leap second: Because our clocks are more accurate than the Earth - Keeping accurate measurements of time in sync with the earth is hard.