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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

Sharing Data Isn’t That Easy

Interesting post from Systeme D called “ShareAlike considered harmful” (for geo data, anyway). I should give this to my students and ask them to think it th...
February 06, 2009

Sound Advice

David Humphrey, of Toronto’s Seneca College, has been doing groundbreaking work getting students involved in open source projects as part of their education....
February 05, 2009

Cameron Neylon Says Interesting Things

This time, he has blogged about best practices for making scientific data available. I think this kind of thing will have a much bigger impact on scientists’...
February 04, 2009

Grabbing Everything From Flickr?

We have a paid Flickr account for archiving photos and sharing them with family members. I’d like to grab everything that I’ve uploaded and stick it in a sa...
February 02, 2009