Some of the statements in this Wired-piece remind me of Vilem Flusser, one of my heroes. He would kill me if he were alive and could read this. Anyway: Read the first sentence, and then see if this article could be interesting for you:
"Think about it like this: In the book of Genisis, God is the ultimate programmer, creating all of existence in a monster six-day-hackathon"
[He/She planned 8 days, but then said "f* it, I'll fix the bugs later", and here we are now]