Monthly Archives: December 2015

State Machines and Machines of State

Software engineers – and those who take a software class or two undergrad to fill out some distribution requirements – learn about a conceptual tool called a state machine. State machines come in a few varieties, but the simple version … Continue reading

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Totalizing Politics and Insurance Rackets

Let me tell you a story. A friend of mine who shall remain nameless is an engineer at a financial services company that shall also remain nameless. After complaints to HR about the┬ábehavior of the finance and sales bros who … Continue reading

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