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Recent posts

We Got Boinged!

BoingBoing finally noticed the “camel has two humps” study, in which Saeed Dehnadi and Richard Bornat claimed that a simple test could tell whether someone w...
December 18, 2008

Oslo

InfoQ has an article on “Writing a Textual DSL (Domain Specific Language) Using Oslo”, which is Microsoft’s whiffy new sort-of-extensible programming system....
December 18, 2008

uTest’s Bug Battle

Via DDJ, the results of uTest’s first bug battle: over 1,330 uTesters from 68 countries competed to see who could find bugs in IE8, Firefox 3.1 beta and Goog...
December 18, 2008

Science Lessons for Movie Makers

The Science and Entertainment Exchange hopes to bring a little scientific reality to Hollywood. I wonder if it’ll be more effective than science lessons for...
December 18, 2008

Leslie Hawthorn Writes About Summer of Code

Leslie Hawthorn (who has made thousands of students’ lives better by keeping Google Summer of Code on track for the last four years) has written a thoughtful...
December 18, 2008