We are all shaped by the tools we use, in particular: the formalisms we use shape our thinking habits, for better or for worse, and that means that we have to be very careful in the choice of what we learn and teach, for unlearning is not really possible.
Edsger W. Dijkstra
Survival, Inquiry and Sophistication. ... or, the adventures of an earthling on a quest for the lost shtukas
I am a mathematician and software engineer. I worked for large companies (Investment Banks in London and Amsterdam) as well as startups (mostly London). I studied mathematics and computer science in Paris (Université Paris Diderot), at Birmingham (the University of Birmingham) and in London (King's College London). Nowadays, I am studying and practicing the Force at the Guardian.
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