4.294.967.295 - A number, Three Accidents and a Looming Catastrophe

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Methodology & Culture

At first glance, 4,294,967,295 seems like a pretty large, yet innocent number. Easy mistake to make. Anders talks about the trouble this number has caused, and why it will be the end of the world in 2038.


Anders NorĂ¥s


Originally educated in arts and design, Anders has spent the last twenty years writing code. He has presented at conferences worldwide on various technical topics throughout the years. With this talk, he goes back to his artistic roots and combines them with his experiences as a programmer.