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18-09-2015 16:29:19 <mats> acquaintance noted that vinge had an idea that predates 'the cult of langsec'
27-06-2015 23:39:07 <asciilifeform> mircea_popescu: vernor vinge's 'fire upon the deep' had just this
20-03-2015 04:40:32 <mircea_popescu> asciilifeform that vinge dood thinks progress in biology does not depend on computers ?
20-03-2015 03:25:51 <asciilifeform> the vinge essay is pertinent to the 'phoom' (actual name, iirc, for the apocalypse mechanism mr y believes in)
20-03-2015 03:20:15 <asciilifeform> !s vinge
20-03-2015 03:19:25 <asciilifeform> vinge was (is?) a maths prof who went off the reservation and turned into a 3rd rate sf writer
08-10-2014 17:40:55 <gribble> True Names...and Other Dangers: Vernor Vinge: 9780671653637 ...: http://www.amazon.com/Names-Other-Dangers-Vernor-Vinge/dp/0671653636; True Names - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/True_Names; True Names... and Other Dangers by Vernor Vinge — Reviews ...: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/321005.True_Names_and_Other_Dangers
26-05-2014 22:16:15 <asciilifeform> in vernor vinge's 'fire upon the deep' sf universe, there is a profession of 'software archaeologist'