Engelbart's law

Engelbart's law is the observation that the intrinsic rate of human performance is exponential.wikipedia
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Douglas Engelbart

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The law is named after Douglas Engelbart, whose work in augmenting human performance was explicitly based on the realization that although we make use of technology,
Engelbart's law, the observation that the intrinsic rate of human performance is exponential, is named after him.

Moore's law

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In discussing the exponential nature of Moore's law By definition this result precludes a simple combination of such metrics or laws, such as a factor or power relationship between Moore's law and Metcalfe's law (or variations thereon).
Engelbart's law

The Doug Engelbart Institute

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Although Engelbart never published a metric for measuring Bootstrap effects, the Bootstrap Alliance, in 1997, considered, the characteristics of candidate metrics.
Engelbart's law

Bootstrapping

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the ability to improve on improvements (Bootstrapping, "getting better at getting better") resides entirely within the human sphere.

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, Gordon Moore locates the roots of his inspiration in Engelbart's observations on the propensity of humans to envision and achieve scale, and its non-linear effects.

Metcalfe's law

By definition this result precludes a simple combination of such metrics or laws, such as a factor or power relationship between Moore's law and Metcalfe's law (or variations thereon).

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Engelbart's law: "The intrinsic rate of human performance is exponential."