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Ergonomics for Developers

2020-08-11

...or, how I got rid of pain and kept hacking for another decade

Sitting in front of a computer and working until the wee hours of the morning is nothing unheard of for developers, and we've all gotten used to...

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The Story of e, i, pi and the Elusive Minus One

2007-02-20

There are three magic numbers in mathematics that stand out above all else. The first one is π, the relationship between a circle and it's diameter; there's e, the natural logarithm that permeates so many areas of mathematics; and i,...

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When I Become Dictator, I Will...

2006-09-12

  • straighten out all streets in Gothenburg in a nice north-south, east-west pattern.
  • declare Stockholm as the official "wrong side of the country".
  • move my residence to Skåne.
  • invade Denmark.
  • reinstitute the union with Norway and take all their oil. *...
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Artificial Intelligence: A Robot Psyche

2005-08-03

Steven Spielberg's Artificial Intelligence takes place in a world a few hundred years into the future (the exact time is not known) when the polar icecaps have melted, flooded the whole earth and left mankind struggling to maintain its way...

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