Dev Talent in the Age of Commodity

Dev Talent in the Age of Commodity

Back at the dawn of the modern computing era, one Donald Knuth published a book titled “The Art of Computer Programming” that soon became a bible of software engineering and defined many generations of computer programmers to come. This book, which was intended as a compendium of computer algorithms, had also put forward a very important idea: software engineering is a form of art. At the time, that was the prevailing point of view.