Date: Dec 23, 2012 11:17 PM
Author: GS Chandy
Subject: Re: Dragonbox
Wayne Bishop posted Dec 22, 2012 7:15 AM:
> Anything to pretend to need computers even if it
> means making easy
> stuff harder. They are good (or can be) for
> improving necessary
> "drill and kill" (better read, "drill for skill") but
> not much else.
While others seem to have understood what Professor Bishop is getting at, I'm afraid I can make no sense at all out of the above.
A question that has always intrigued me:
Did the impact of an asteroid once create conditions that led to the extinction of the dinosaurs, or did some of the dinosaurs survive?
(The rest of Wayne Bishop's post):
> At 03:35 AM 12/21/2012, Richard Strausz wrote:
> >I still haven't seen the app live, but this short
> video (with a link
> >to a review) helped me appreciate what is going on.
> I like the idea
> >that notation is heading toward algebra over time.