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Re: mental models of the world
A few days ago Robert Spector asked:
> PS. Does anybody know what language Google is implemented in?
Google has thousands of computers with lots of small programs
communicating with each other. They're mostly in C++ and Python --
C++ for the performance-critical portions and Python for monitoring,
reports, and lots of other things. Java is used too.
and http://www.google.com/jobs/openings.html#systems for details. :)
Amit J Patel, Computer Science Department, Stanford University
``Parkinson's Other Law: Perfection is achieved only
at the point of collapse.''