Monthly Archives: June 2011

Why nanobots, and not just organisms?

This fun post prompted by John Regehr’s question: “Do Small-RAM Devices Have a Future?” where he proposes several possible scenarios. One in particular is fun to think about: Small-RAM devices continue to exist into the indefinite future; they just keep … Continue reading

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Writing versus programming

There’s a very popular reddit post quoting a slashdot comment that am now blogging about. (Ooh, I should tweet about this blog post afterwards! Internet!) Anyway, the commenter suggests that programming and writing are the same activity, and justifies this … Continue reading

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