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.

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Adaptation in Action

Neat: the British Museum is appointing Liam Wyatt its “Wikipedian in residence”. I think this is a great example of an institution distinguishing between con...
March 17, 2010

Natural Language Wins (Kind Of)

Jordi Cabot reports the results of a very unscientific competition to find the best modeling notation for requirements engineering: To make a long story shor...
March 17, 2010

A Broad Definition

Janice Cuny, Lawrence Snyder, and Jeannette Wing co-authored a paper for SIGCSE 2010 titled “Computational Thinking: A Definition”. I can’t find a copy that...
March 15, 2010

Currently Juggling

I keep telling my students not to over-commit themselves. It’s a shame I don’t take my own advice :-). Here’s what I’ve currently got on the go:
March 15, 2010