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Computer Science: Theoretical and Practical

…my personal fascination with [computer science] is the fact that the fruitful area of overlap of practical and theoretical is so huge. What is nice from a theoretical point of view is usually eminently useful, and what is a really good practical idea always has something deep underlying it. AndRead More

Some Dijkstra Quotes

A few weeks ago I picked up the books A Discipline in Programming and Structured Programming. The first is by E. W. Dijkstra and the second includes a large section written by him. I became interested in these books after reading a few of Dijkstra’s other papers and about Donald Knuth’s great works. The computerRead More