Elegance

Just came across this quote in C.J. Date’s Database Design & Relational Theory, which is a more interesting book than the title might suggest. “In computing, elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a quality that decides between success and failure. Edsger W. Dijkstra Watching problems that could have been solved years ago by thoughtfulContinue reading “Elegance”

Video Game Spaces: Halo

“When we gazed upon all this splendour at once, we scarcely knew what to think, and we doubted whether all that we beheld was real.”   Bernal Diaz del Castillo, The Conquest of Mexico and New Spain You land on a strange “installation” and there are a few moments of silence for you to takeContinue reading “Video Game Spaces: Halo”