rant / vent
one of my least favourite things about programmers (tech geeks generally) is their tendency to push their unsolicited preferences and opinions on others.
if you see someone playing with a toy and having fun, why not acknowledge and celebrate their joy? instead the response is often: "oh, that toy sucks, you should use this other toy. blah blah blah."
such lack of awareness is incredibly frustrating at times. brings to mind the le guin quote of warring wizards. celebrate the process!
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.