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"The Feeling of Power"
10-02-2015, 02:35 PM
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"The Feeling of Power"
I just stumbled across this amusing bit of satire on the hubris of modernization by Isaac Asimov. The math teachers among you will no doubt appreciate the theme.

http://downlode.org/Etext/power.html

I often feel the same way about computer science. Who needs to know how to implement a linked list or hash table when you can just instantiate a List<string> or Dictionary<string, object>?
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"The Feeling of Power" - Dave Britten - 10-02-2015 02:35 PM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - Dave Britten - 10-02-2015, 04:47 PM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - BobVA - 10-03-2015, 03:05 AM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - TASP - 10-04-2015, 03:04 AM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - EdS2 - 10-06-2015, 09:51 AM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - Jim Horn - 10-05-2015, 10:54 PM
RE: "The Feeling of Power" - TASP - 10-06-2015, 11:28 PM



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