Eunice the Unit: The Secret Life of Code

Eunice the Unit: The Secret Life of Code

Meet Eunice. Eunice is a unit of code, and she and other units like her are what coders live to write, or at least write to live. A unit of code is the smallest testable part of an application. Coders like to break their code into pieces, such as units, so that it’s...
This New Collaborative Reality

This New Collaborative Reality

In the 1990s, Intel released an early Pentium-class CPU that produced an error when doing floating-point math. Former Intel CEO Andy Grove considered it to be a minor rounding error, so he and his management team decided to release the chip anyway. Soon after internet...