timothy from the translation-engines-reloaded dept.
pledibus writes "The New York Times's Sunday magazine contains an interesting article, Get Out of My Namespace, about the spate of conflicts over website names. The author synthesizes ideas from computer technology, law, history, onomastics, cultural anthropology, and probably a few other areas, and does a pretty nice job of it."
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.