Part 4 of a series of questions for 2014 … 4) Can I learn to be a visual designer? My visual design isn’t good enough. It would be wonderful to find a designer I could work with. But I’ve never yet met someone who shared my tastes sufficiently. Either for me to want to recruit […]
This is a great presentation by Alan Kay; the spirit lurking behind Bret Victor.
Bret Victor has another classic talk up : Bret Victor – The Future of Programming from Bret Victor on Vimeo. Watch it. The conceit is entertaining, from his clothes to the overheads. However, despite the brilliance of the presentation, I think he might be wrong. And the fact that it’s taken 40 years for these […]
Over on my main blog you may have seen that I’m musing about my online presence again. Increasingly fed up with Facebook I’ve now taken the plunge to remove myself entirely. (I haven’t, as of writing, deleted my account only because I need to extract some more writings before I do.) I’m also increasingly concerned […]
Bret Victor is one of the few programmers for whom it makes sense to release a showreel.
See post on Composing about Kill Math, dynamical systems visualisation. Compare spreadsheets.
Growth of a Wiki.
Wow! Manuel Simoni is on fire! with BuckyBase development : – Import into Google Spreadsheet – Google Gadgets Visualization – RDF triples (ah well … if it makes him happy) – and is this a TreeGrid??? This is seriously exciting.
Code-swarm. Nice 🙂