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Layers of Computing

A theory that crossed my mind when pondering the relationship between functions and threads.

Layers of Computing
1: memory, storage
2: address
3: data, pointer, array, class (Turing)
4: instruction, operation, expression(2GL)
5: function, loop, routine (3GL)
6: thread, process (4GL)
7: algorithm, solution, library(5GL)
8: application, product
9: operating system, language, I/O
10: computer, brain
11: intelligence
12: universe