Anti-Fragility again

Two years ago I first asked the question: How can [anti-fragility] be used in software and other computer systems? The answer was (almost) right in front of me. Kent Beck shows how to use small safe steps to write and change software. Alexander Stepanov writes in notes.pdf pg. 111 how we get mathematical theories in programming: While it is possible to keep providing more and more definitions, it is not the correct approach to building a theory....

December 1, 2012

Anti-Fragility

Anti-Fragility is an amazing idea. How can this be used in software and other computer systems? Taleb on Anti-Fragility

November 25, 2010