After reading this post on lispmeister that links to an article about the pains of C++ written by the creator of, among other things, EROS, the Extremely Reliable Operating System, I got curious about the state of the art in operating systems. While EROS appears to have been abandoned, I came across the L4 microkernel, which also seems pretty neat.
The contrarian in me tells me that this story that claims that the real estate bubble can’t possibly burst is a sign that the real estate bubble is about to burst.
Paul Graham’s collection of essays, Hackers & Painters, is due out on May 12.
What? I’m sure every American president has used an unsuspecting person as a rag at one time or another.