. Playing RDR2 …vie either. It is something else. With lack for a better word it is a hybrid of a movie and a game. Playing RDR2 means you participate in a life-action movie where you are the director. It is a unique experience.
… you’re already doing. I understand from an engagement point of view why that would make sense, but I wish that these platforms would encourage people to be better versions of themselves rather than just reinforcing the things that they already know—to enable discovery rather than optimizing for what’s for you.
Building stuff with computers means building on top of abstractions. CPUs, 1s and 0s, assembler, C compilers, database drivers, memory management, and a million other concepts are required to make our applications work. But as we progress as an industry, fewer people need to know all of them, and thank heavens for that.