[FoRK] Economic Root Cause Analysis

Stephen Williams sdw at lig.net
Tue Dec 6 13:15:56 PST 2011


This time, it's different:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/venkateshrao/2011/12/05/the-rise-of-developeronomics/

Finally, I get my timing right (maybe) and claw my way back to peak 
developer form at just the right time.
Well, there were a lot of right times recently when I was tied up with 
something.  But in a number of ways, things are less annoying.

On Tue Dec  6 06:24:45 2011, Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
> Before that it was GPGPU programming. Before that it was Visualization. Before that it was AI and Machine Learning. So, what's 
> worse? A whole generation devoting massive R&D and applied engineering figuring out how to make fractions of a penny trading 
> stocks and commodities or a whole generation devoting massive R&D and applied engineering figuring out how to make fractions 
> of a penny monetizing Web advertisement clicks?
>
> Greg
>
> On 12/5/2011 7:49 PM, Adam L Beberg wrote:
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>>
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