180: The Laws of Software

Season 1 | Episode 180
1h 0m | May 29, 2024

On today's show, we discuss a few of the entries outlined on the website, the Laws of Software. Topics include Atwood's Law on JavaScript, Cunningham's Law on getting answers, Parkinson's Law on getting things done, Goodhart's Law on taking measurements, Hofstadter's Law on inevitable failure, and the Peter Principle.

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With audio editing and engineering by ZCross Media.

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