Impact Matters More Than Intent « Sarah Allen's Reflections on Internet Software and Other Topics

A cool and direct meditation on how software actually gets built, and why diversity is important.  The best of the very many reactions to the Google Memo IMHO.

"I find it confusing that anyone could even suggest that communication is a different skill that is optional for programmers. This is what we do. We write our code in programming languages. We define things and then they exist. We make real things using language"


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