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Aaaand They’re Off!

We had our first lecture this morning, and the students are working on their first exercises right now in pairs. You can follow progress at http://friendfeed...
July 13, 2009

Software Carpentry Starts Tomorrow

The next run of the Software Carpentry course starts tomorrow (July 13), and as always, I wish a lot of things were in better shape. We’re using Skype to vid...
July 12, 2009

Goodbye, Pages

Pages books on Queen Street West has announced it will close on its 30th anniversary due to the hike in rents at the city-owned property. It was a much-neede...
July 09, 2009