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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Beautiful Testing

Another book in the “Beautiful” series, this one co-edited by my former colleague Adam Goucher and Mozilla’s Tim Riley, is nearing completion. It’ll be list...
May 12, 2009

Error Handling

One topic that isn't currently in the curriculum that I'd really like to add is detecting, handling, reporting, and recovering from errors. This makes up is ...
May 12, 2009

DemoCamp in Mississauga and Guelph

Guelph’s 9th DemoCamp is happening on Wednesday, May 13; Missisauga’s first is on June 25. Tickets for Toronto’s 20th, on May 25, have once again sold out b...
May 11, 2009

Links for Summer Interns

Over on the Software Carpentry blog, I’ve posted some links for our summer interns that might be of general interest, mostly to do with Science 2.0, reproduc...
May 11, 2009

Mother of the Year

Sadie Lewis wins “Mother of the Year”. Says one interviewee, “If it weren’t for moms like Sadie, we’d never get bananas or snuggle.”
May 11, 2009