> I pointed out that the choice was not between planning and a chance outcome, but between a society planned by the few from the centre, and one in which individuals each planned their own area of it, then interacted to produce a spontaneous order.
isn't that like different developers using different coding standards (maybe even languages) and then having a wonderful time building 'spontaneous order' at integration time?
July 17th, 2007 9:51am
it would be if societies were like software.
July 17th, 2007 9:56am
software teams are like social groups. naming convention have little to do with computers and much to so with human to human communication.
July 17th, 2007 10:03am
I heard it refered to as "branding" this morning.
Which gets us even closer to Denman's "coke vs. pepsi" claim.
July 17th, 2007 1:29pm