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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

Asking Yourself Hard Questions

Another great post from OkCupid analyzing the effect of race on response rates at their online dating site. The most impressive thing (to me) is that they’re...
October 06, 2009

A Solution to My Diagrammaphobia?

I hate drawing diagrams. The worst part of the two and a half years I spent working on my first book were the eight days I spent drawing the diagrams with p...
October 06, 2009

Government 2.0 Project Selection

It’s taken a little longer than planned, but what doesn’t? Here are the projects the students in our Government 2.0 consulting course have chosen to work on ...
October 06, 2009

Portals Paper Online

The survey of software project portals that Jordi Cabot and I did has now been published by Doctor Dobb’s Journal. Hope you enjoy it.
October 05, 2009

Please Go Ahead and Mock Me…

…I just bought another MacBook. After all my ranting about how much I hate Macs, I bought another one, because every PC laptop I could find in the same price...
October 05, 2009