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Recent posts

Complete with an Egg Catapult Contest

Over at O’Reilly, Brady Forrest has a roundup of 10 Ignite events from around the world. We’ve been talking about changes to the DemoCamp format; maybe we sh...
October 27, 2008

Spinellis and "Zero Defect" Code

Diomidis Spinellis posted last week about Tokeneer, a National Security Agency case study carried out by UK software firm Praxis of “…how to develop zero-def...
October 26, 2008

The Thesis Hat

One of my new grad students just mailed this around: In the interest of fostering a better, more closely connected learning community with a vested interest ...
October 21, 2008