The Curmudgeoclast

Thoughts, projects, and ramblings of Dave Astels

Sat 20 April 2019

What I've Been Up To For the Last Year

Posted by dastels in general   

I just made a post and noticed that it's been a year since my last one. This always seems to happen. Good intentions "I'll blog more... really!". Then life happens, I get distracted, and suddenly I see that it's been a year since I last posted. So here we go …


Tue 29 April 2014

Science, Engineering, and Programming

Posted by dastels in general   

What is it that we do? Are we programmers, software engineers, or computer scientists? All of the above, some combination, or none?

My thesis is that it depends. All three are real things. All three are very different. Let's look at each, in turn.

Computer Science

This one seems easy …