An essay by Neal Stephenson
. A very good essay dealing with the problems of Metaphor Shear
, Operating Systems
, and Morlocks vs Eloi
. Has a nice little section on it comparing Linux
to a power drill called the Hole Hawg
Can be found at Cryptonomicon.com. Definately worth a read, if only for the insights on Interface Design.
I swear I'm just digging myself deeper. Every time I fill out a nodeshell I end up creating three or four more.