'But officer, I was only programming at 100 lines per hour!'

@article{Cerf2013ButOI,
  title={'But officer, I was only programming at 100 lines per hour!'},
  author={V. Cerf},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={2013},
  volume={56},
  pages={7}
}
  • V. Cerf
  • Published 2013
  • Computer Science
  • Commun. ACM
  • sometimes called “Registered” or “Professional.” This is not to say that most engineers, registered or not, are not professionals, but it turns out the terms are specifically and legally meaningful. While the procedures and practices vary from state to state in the U.S. (and elsewhere), there is often an exam to pass or at least a questionnaire to fill out and a registration step of some kind that authorizes the engineer to label herself or himself as “Professional.” Among the privileges… CONTINUE READING
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