Archive for 十二月, 2010

Progress in Algorithms Beats Moore’s Law (via Algorithmic Game-Theory/Economics)

Posted in Uncategorized on 十二月 26, 2010 by maximliu

比较有意思的一篇文章

Every so often Lance tweets about some science policy report.  My natural tendency, like any good techie, is to keep my distance from such reports.  I do recognize that they serve an important social function (like dentists or lawyers) but personally I would want to have as little as possible to do with them.  However, I do sometimes skim over them, trying to gain some fuzzy insight or point of view.  Here is an observation I picked from the Repo … Read More

via Algorithmic Game-Theory/Economics

由编程语言,工具和facebook想到的

Posted in 生活 on 十二月 17, 2010 by maximliu

成为编程语言的的奴隶有一段时间了,从Lisp到Clojure到Perl到Haskell,一直认为多学一点新的编程语言是很酷的事情,其实,我错了。最近FB的创始人成了时代周刊本年的封面人物,他会很多编程语言么?应该不是。他拥有的是一个想法,或许再加上精通一门到二门编程语言,就戳戳有余了。在学术界混的时间长了,人就容易变的迂腐,用一些及其怪异的编程招数,谨慎的和一些可能都不存在的难题作战,就像唐吉科得。我想,这么多年了,是时候从理想的战场走出来了,是时候走出象牙塔了,十年磨一剑,这一天,我等了太久太久了。