Programming in movies and real life
In a much cited piece in The New York Times this week, entrepreneur Graham Hill lays out the case for not having much stuff. After selling his first company, he bought a home and filled it with beautiful possessions. But the large house and nice things became a burden. He expended too…
Much of the world’s data are stored in portable document format (PDF) files. This is not my preferred storage or presentation format, so I often convert such files into databases, graphs, or spreadsheets.