Best. Quote. Evar.

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Isambard Kingdom Brunel on the idea of government prescribing regulations for bridge design in 1847:

In other words, embarrass and shackle the progress of improvements of tomorrow by recording and registering as law the prejudices and errors of today.

Particularly appropriate with regards to DRM.

via Boingboing

politics, the Net.

About rae

I'm a long-time Mac and iOS developer. I'm also a big fan of Ruby on Rails and relational databases. I tend to work remotely, in my basement with occasional trips to the office. I'm also a big videophile, both TV and film, and can't wait for a good, inexpensive home 4k solution.

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