In relation to the last post filled with useful critique of both iOS and
Android app development, you should stop what you’re doing right now and watch
this talk by Bret Victor on the future of programming.
Bret is the genius known for his ground breaking talks such as Inventing on
Principle and essays like Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction.
He knows his stuff and he’s appropriately pissed that we settle to reinvent the
wheel in software development while patting ourselves on the back as if we’ve
innovated. Bret’s talk is quite a clever nod to the innovators of the past.
The best part: He gives this talk with an overhead projector. With a straight