Friday, October 11, 2013

Creativity Quote of the Day: A Change in Perspective...

Yesterday, John Markoff, a Senior Science Writer for the New York Times, gave a guest lecture at our Stanford University CSP course "The Greatest Innovations of Silicon Valley" (BUS/SCI 117). He talked about cultural, scientific, and technological developments in the valley that lead to the creation of the modern Personal Computer (PC). Here's one of the fascinating insights from his talk:

A change in perspective is worth 80 IQ points.
- Alan Kay.

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