An excellent essay by David Chisnall on the evolution of computing as a subject, tool, and way of life.
[This is a part of a series of posts, titled Open Space, where we talk about things that generally interest us, and hopefully you as well.]
A few days back, we covered the Language Log. However, this article from the same site deserves a special mention. It offers an interesting insight into one of the most baffling of all grammar mysteries.
[This is part of a series of posts, titled Useful Links, which shall feature "essential" online tools, discussions, blogs, essays and references that we find over the Internet.]