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Journal yuri benjamin's Journal: Yuri's Law 3

Yuri's Law

As an online discussion thread about IT or computers grows longer, the probability of someone making an analogy comparing computers or software to cars approaches one.

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Yuri's Law

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  • by ryanr ( 30917 ) *
    Going to claim that one yourself, huh? :)

    I see that as true for networking discussions.

    Security discussions will result in an analogy about the front door of your house.
    • I have googled every permutation of this observation I could think of, and can't find any reference to it as anyone else's law.
      Now it's mine!
  • by Chacham ( 981 ) *
    What goes up, must come down. Ask any system administrator.

Established technology tends to persist in the face of new technology. -- G. Blaauw, one of the designers of System 360

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