Jul 022011

A comment on Hacker News is arguing that our self-assessment quiz for computer scientists is in fact a self-assessment for computer engineers since computer science is about computation complexity and not programming. At the same time, a popular article at the Elegant Code blog is arguing that software development and traditional engineering are fundamentally different. Now I am confused because apparently programming is neither a science and nor an engineering. Then what is it? It has to be an art. Continue reading “Is Programming an Art or a Science?” »