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Recent posts

Canpages Contest

Canpages has launched an API contest today that gives students a chance to show what they can do with 1.3 million Canadian business listings, photos, videos,...
March 03, 2010

What We’ve Learned

My talk at PyCon 2010 was titled “What We’ve Learned From Building Basie (and lots of other software using student labor over the course of eight years)”. T...
March 02, 2010

Universe of Stone

After my PyCon lightning talk about software architecture, I got a couple of inquiries along the lines of, “So what kind of description are you actually look...
March 01, 2010

Women in Startups

Sarah Tavel has a good data-backed post about the general dearth of women in startups, and how the gender balance in a startup changes if the CEO is female. ...
February 28, 2010