Black box or stepping stones?

Dave Snowden

We had got the critical point where maintenance fees matched fixed costs. The culture and measurements are very different. He never understood how I made a profit and the idea I would invest that in a new development for which there was no RFI, no agreed client spec was alien. Of course developing a software product/object that can be used in multiple contexts, including ones that have not been anticipated, costs a lot more that producing to a specific requirement.

RFI 133

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Dealing with the (Virtual) World in our Minds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Posted on July 02, 2007 at 06:00 AM in Innovation , Society and Culture , Virtual Worlds | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Dealing with the (Virtual) World in our Minds : Comments It was Doug Englebart who touched on the topic of augmenting human intellect many years ago.

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