Peter Norvig’sis a good read. It begins:
One week in 2007, two friends (Dean and Bill) independently told me they were amazed at Google's spelling correction. Type in a search likeand Google instantly comes back with Showing results for: . I th...
From Michael Nielsen’spage:
I'm afraid to say that admirers can be a tremendous force for conservatism, for consolidation.
Of course it's really wonderful to be acclaimed for things you've done — in fact it's the only serious reward, because it makes you think "it worked! I'm not isolated!"...
This is my 10,000 hour project — the thing I want to become one of the very best in the world at doing.
I’m not there yet. Perhaps not even close. But I’m far from where I began, and I’m keen to share a few really valuable things I’ve learned along the way.
(After all, other people sharing their tips got me to where I am. And becoming a better communicator ...(more)