Re: [hackers-il] Re: Do Faster Computers Imply Slower Code?
- Shlomi Fish <shlomif@...> writes:
> Isn't it possible to write APIs that would abstract some of thatWhat has it got to do with API? I was referring to the underlying
> functionality away?
> Do you think we will always find certain tasks that will require moreTo add to your list: finance, hydrodynamics (you mentioned some
> computing power than we have? Examples I can think of at present:
problems involving that, but there are many more), cosmology,
climate models, (thermo)nuclear bombs (now that many countries -
albeit not all - signed the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty), et
caetera, et caetera...
Oleg Goldshmidt | ogoldshmidt@...
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