Apologies for falling behind on these updates:
  1. An interview with Microsoft's David Rich
  2. The third episode of the regular expressions lecture
  3. The fourth episode of ditto
  4. A job posting in London, England
  5. A three-and-a-half-minute pitch for Software Carpentry
  6. A link to a fascinating lecture on genomics by Eric Lander
  7. Some musings on small-p patterns
  8. A SIAM News article about Software Carpentry
  9. The fifth and final episode of the regular expressions lecture
  10. The last episode of the lecture on sets & dictionaries (just to mix things up a bit)
  11. The violas of programming
  12. A pointer to a post by Titus Brown discussing how to combine material from Software Carpentry with other courses --- comments would be greatly appreciated
  13. A schedule for a one-term run of the course this fall
  14. A discussion of the science of learning, and how it impacts the design of the course
  15. The first and second episode of the lecture on sets & dictionaries (introducing sets and hash tables respectively)
  16. An interview with SciNet's Daniel Gruner