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

Bugs Everywhere

I’m still not convinced that distributed version control is the future, mostly because I don’t believe in the future: as always, there will be many mixed tog...
February 22, 2009

Code Sprint Wrap-Up

I really did mean to blog several times a day about this term’s code sprint, but too much was happening during the day, and I was too tired at night. There w...
February 21, 2009

Fastware Sources

Wow — Scott Meyers’ next book is going to be about making code go fast, and he has posted a spreadsheet listing his sources, which he promises to update regu...
February 20, 2009

DemoCamp: Good News and Bad News

The good news is that after a long hiatus, DemoCamp is back: Toronto’s 19th high-tech show-and-tell/meet-and-mingle will be on March 3 at the Imperial Pub. T...
February 20, 2009

Many-to-Many in REST?

Still trying to wrap my head around REST, and have a question for the lazyweb. Suppose my app contains users and groups, with a many-to-many relationship be...
February 19, 2009