March 27, 2002
Norvig's Law

Norvig's Law (via emu)

"Any technology that surpasses 50% penetration will never double again (in any number of months)."


Posted by jjwiseman at March 27, 2002 02:22 PM

you said penetration

Posted by: Beavis on July 2, 2005 11:51 PM

Lispers' attitude to Norvig makes my stomach turn. This "law" is either a completely vacuous statement or neglects the fact that markets grow. Consider Ford.

Posted by: me on July 14, 2005 01:43 AM

Umm, dude? It's clearly meant as a joke.

Posted by: Michael H. on July 26, 2005 05:58 PM
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