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Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

How We’re Doing

The first online session for our Indiana University students will run tomorrow afternoon (assuming we can get web conferencing to work—why is this stil...
March 14, 2012

Ask the CompuScienceGeek?

Titus Brown recently blogged a question about how to organize the files used in a computational science pipeline: by project, by paper, separately, or someth...
March 14, 2012

An Observation

Someone asked me earlier today if it would be worth Mozilla’s while going to SIGCSE (the big annual computer science education conference in the US). I said,...
March 10, 2012

What’s the Model, Kenneth?

Over on rwxweb [1], Michelle Levesque has posted and dissected a diagram showing how various webbish skills depend on one another. It's an invaluable design ...
March 09, 2012

Our Indiana U Workshop Went Well

Our two-day bootcamp at Indiana U. on March 7 and 8 went well—while less than half of the people who registered actually showed up (more on that in a m...
March 09, 2012