Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Syntactic Confectionery Delight
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Where were you at epoch == 0 ?

by gregor42 (Parson)
on Mar 06, 2013 at 16:08 UTC ( #1022024=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Where were you at epoch == 0 ?

Gestating in the womb.


Wait! This isn't a Parachute, this is a Backpack!

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1022024]
help
Chatterbox?
[1nickt]: Interesting article on the Coming Software Apocaplyse that I found while following one of eyepopslikeamosqui to's posts. Posits that no one can guarantee the quality of, or even understand, the 100 million lines of code in a mo
[holli]: you know, monk days are fun and all. but too many of them are bad for your health
[1nickt]: ...modern car. Suggests using TLA+ or other software modeling language to autogenerate code.
1nickt is not sure more and more layers separating the programmer from the program is the right way to go...
[holli]: happy one, shmem ;)
[1nickt]: I had an interview couople of weeks ago, heard from a principal engineer that a friend of his who works at The Google told him that the self-teaching software that determines the dynamic pricing for their adverts...
[1nickt]: ... has become so complex that there is no one at the Goole who knows what it does.
[marto]: William Gibson was right
[moritz]: a classical problem with machine learning
[1nickt]: moritz isn;t the difference today that the machine learning algos are in charge of most stuffs?

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others chilling in the Monastery: (11)
As of 2017-11-21 13:00 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    In order to be able to say "I know Perl", you must have:













    Results (301 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?