I always thought that if all the efforts, energy and money, spent on technology, were invested in studying humans, we would have been equally advanced through mastering our own capabilities. I realized just recently that maybe harnessing the incredible human potential is not a direct process, and technology is only a step of the journey [...]
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by Svetlana Sicular | March 27, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Database benchmarks early this millennium were secretly prophetic. Everybody who could read beyond a first paragraph of any benchmark’s write-up was chuckling : “They ran it in memory,” as if database vendors were cheating. And maybe, they were. All of them. So when everybody is cheating – it is not cheating, it is a game [...]