@kettch: Sorry. I'll try again. The first link is just a tweet which summarizes for me what is happening recently: MAGIC! One possible outcome is that you could teach operating systems course with just a browser. [think about this: Microsoft has close to none of it]

First video, see above comments

Second video, I threw in just because of Ashkenas, a modern day hero (some others I follow are Rayn Dahl maker of node, Douglas Crockford explainer extraordinaire, John Resig now working at the Kahn Academy, an Rob Pike one of the creators of Go, the language that will become mainstream)