Well, clearly Apple is a role model of the American innovation whereby it produced all these products – iPod, iPhone, iPad – that are really now dominating all the technology arena in the world.
Piecemeal social engineering resembles physical engineering in regarding the ends as beyond the province of technology.
Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.
There are three roads to ruin women, gambling and technicians. The most pleasant is with women, the quickest is with gambling, but the surest is with technicians.
The intellectual property situation is bad and getting worse. To be a programmer, it requires that you understand as much law as you do technology.