How do you define "object-oriented"?

Aaron J Reichow reic0024 at
Fri Apr 26 21:53:34 UTC 2002

On Fri, 26 Apr 2002, Alan Kay wrote:

> Finally, my original biology inspired ideas were completely
> intertwined with late-binding (where I had LISP as a beautiful model
> of how to generally go about things).

Do you have many other references to your inspiration from biology?
Evolutionary algorithms/programs and biomimicry in general is very
fascinating to me.


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