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Saturday, February 17 • 8:10am - 8:50am
The Processing Power Of Your Biocomputer

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Your genome has three billion base pairs in each copy of DNA. How does your body process it? Would you believe a Turing machine? Your body uses it to make everything about you! The processing power of your biocomputer is awesome- and that's before we even get to your brain!

Human biochemistry has a lot to teach us about great software design. Find out what biology has to tell us about architecture, parallel processing, independent embedded systems, redundancy, backups, data transfer objects, type systems, messaging, and even managed memory. Not a biologist? That's fine!

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R.J. Osborne

R.J. Osborne has been addicted to programming since sixth grade. After 20 years of professional software development, he’s made a dizzying number of fantastic development mistakes. He has worked in both public and private sectors with everything from embedded C++ to Clojure and... Read More →

Saturday February 17, 2018 8:10am - 8:50am

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