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"Practical Programming" Is Available

Our new book, Practical Programming, is now available from Pragmatic (the publisher) and O’Reilly, as well as on Amazon.com — yay! Topics include: Basic pr...
May 05, 2009

Opening Up Toronto’s Data

A month ago, Mayor David Miller announced Toronto’s plan to open up its data to its citizens (and the rest of the world). Over on his blog, David Crow is no...
May 05, 2009


Via Mike Gunderloy, an announcement about RailsBridge:
May 04, 2009

Courses on CS Education?

Dear Lazyweb, Does anyone know of any undergraduate or graduate courses offered by Computer Science departments, for CS students, on how to teach CS? If so,...
May 03, 2009

Science Rendezvous in Toronto May 9, 2009

Over 600 volunteers and leaders in science and technology, representing award-winning Canadian institutions and organizations across the Greater Toronto Area...
May 03, 2009