Parallel programming environments: less is more

by jesse in ,

I saw this blog post from Intel's Timothy Mattson this morning - "Parallel programming environments: less is more", since this morning, slashdot's picked it up too. Here's a link to the psychology paper cited in the post as well as a another related article "The Free Lunch is over"

I thought all of them were a good read - I think that to an extent, he makes a good argument for his point, and in the back of my mind I see the argument for one decent concurrent programming library for python (don't worry, I'm still working on the side project - albeit interrupted and slowly).