LOW: Research at XEROX PARC

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Rules for Research at XEROX PARC

How do your laboratory rules, written or unwritten, compare to those in place during the heyday of the XEROX PARC laboratory? Many of these rules can be applied directly to biomedical research labs. My favorite?

	3. Problem Finding — not just Problem Solving

It’s easy to think that you’re aware of all of the key problems in your field. Finding new problems to solve, however focused your field, is a central challenge.

(h/t BoingBoing)

Dr. Alan Kay Wikipedia entry