This was no childsplay -- Ricke_Hille had to put some serious work into winning this contest! He has won a color original of this comic with his caption attached from the amazingly talented Daniel Guidera.
When regression testing goes terribly wrong.
As usual, I would have loved to have awarded more than one winner! Here are a few runners up that made me giggle like a little kid:
"...and this is where we keep the software engineers. They write amazing code, but they don't exactly give our customers a warm fuzzy feeling."-Mkolb
"...and here is our Usability Lab -- where we ensure users don't have to be smarter than a 5th grader." -Bkeller137
"The employees are in day care playing poker. We do much better with their kids doing the real work." -NoNickname#2
David Patterson, known for his pioneering research that led to RAID, clusters and more, is part of a team at UC Berkeley that recently made its RISC-V processor architecture an open source hardware offering. We talk with Patterson and one of his colleagues behind the effort about the opportunities they see, what new kinds of designs they hope to enable and what it means for today’s commercial processor giants such as Intel, ARM and Imagination Technologies.