I wonder that t…

I wonder that the optimism of this age was in part built on its ambition — when you imagine things you know you cannot make (at least not yet) you avoid confronting the tedium and problems of an actual implementation. Looking back on the futurism of that time it seems defined more by its overambition than its success.

Ian Bicking responds to The Future of Programming with Why Isn’t Programming Futuristic

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