A programmer, writer, and investor. She is redited with helping to launch the personal computer age with work that made the machines more accessible and powerful.
Monday, July 25, 2016
The giant’s fall
One of the saddest scenes in the Lord Of The Rings trilogy is watching the slow-moving Ents – the massive tree shepherds that took days to decide whether or not to react Sauron’s onslaught – are cut down by the wily Orcs. Only a few fall in the battle but when they do the giants of the forests that at first seemed so powerful are exposed to be easily vanquished. They won… Read More