Category Archives: Local Copy

You and Your Research

Note: it seeems that the web has no lack of copies of this excellent talk. This one is copied from http://www.cs.virginia.edu/~robins/YouAndYourResearch.html. A PDF version is available at http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~wwu/readordie/hamming.pdf and here is a local copy.

This talk really makes me think a lot… but…


Richard Hamming


“You and Your Research”

Transcription of the
Bell Communications Research Colloquium
Seminar
7 March 1986


Read more »

‘You’ve got to find what you love,’ Jobs says

http://news-service.stanford.edu/news/2005/june15/jobs-061505.html

‘You’ve got to find what you love,’ Jobs says

This is the text of the Commencement address by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, delivered on June 12, 2005 [at Stanford].

I am honored to be with you today at your commencement from one of the finest universities in the world. I never graduated from college. Truth be told, this is the closest I’ve ever gotten to a college graduation. Today I want to tell you three stories from my life. That’s it. No big deal. Just three stories.

Read more »