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David Humphrey on Getting Involved

Nice post from Seneca’s David Humphrey on what getting involved in an open source project in a programming class actually looks like. He has posted notes as...
June 04, 2009

TopCoder of TopCoder of…

O’Reilly and TopCoder are running a competition — to write a book about how to participate in TopCoder contests. Very neat idea.
June 04, 2009

Cooler than Bing

Two things that are cooler than Microsoft’s new search engine: Google Squared: wow. And I'm not the only one who thinks so [1]. Microsoft's own SketchFlo...
June 04, 2009

Courses on CS Education (Revisited)

I asked a while back if anyone knew of courses or degree programs dedicated to teaching people how to teach computer science. Several people provided useful ...
June 04, 2009

Schneier on Cloud Computing

Good essay from Bruce Schneier about cloud computing and trust. Anyone care to estimate the economic impact of GMail being shut down on short notice by court...
June 04, 2009