Computer Science is embarrassed by the computer.
It is easier to change the specificiation to fit the program than vice versa.
I’ve always felt that the human-centered approach to computer science leads to more interesting, more exotic, more wild, and more heroic adventures than the machine-supremacy approach, where information is the highest goal.
We’re losing track of the vastness of the potential for computer science. We really have to revive the beautiful intellectual joy of it, as opposed to the business potential.
When people think about computer science, they imagine people with pocket protectors and thick glasses who code all night.
Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.