CmdrTaco from the lame-names-for-interesting-ideals dept.
Lev Grossman writes "Is the Internet alive? Of course not, silly. But as this article points out, in some ways it makes sense to study it as a living organism, or an ecosystem, in terms of its growth and structure. "
"Though a program be but three lines long,
someday it will have to be maintained."
-- The Tao of Programming