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Hi, I'm Dmitry Dzema.

I'm a software engineer and write to this blog about it. I am interested in functional and logic programming languages, DSLs, automated testing and messaging systems. I share some code on Github and retweet random things on Twitter.

Simplex Sigillum Veri

About Bluetooth naming

I was always interested why bluetooth technology have such a strange name. Here is the answer:

It [name] comes from a tenth century Scandinavian king, Harald Bluetooth, who managed to unite several unruly kingdoms. Thus, Bluetooth is a reference to the taming of a myriad of unruly competing standards by defining one world-wide specification.

Bluetooth Technology and Implications