How Google Taught Me to Cache and Cash-In
The excessive need for caching has always struck me as a bit of a kludge. The thin client model inevitably leads to this excessive server-side architecture where the majority of server-side resources aren’t devoted to computation but to load balancing, fail over, and caching.
Software does not evolve; software degenerates
Instead I might say the world changes but software often doesn’t.
Programming in the Large — Multicore Goodness
Good description of PITL. Having a limited set of operators (verbs) combined with potentially large set of data (nouns) does seem to be the key to an PITL system.