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Bugs in DrProject

DrProject 2.0 has been in use for almost a month now, and we’ve tripped over some ugly bugs. The worst one isn’t our fault: we’ve discovered that Firefox so...
September 25, 2007

OLPC: Give One, Get One

Via Michelle Levesque, news that One Laptop Per Child will be launching a “give one, get one” program in November: give one to a needy child, and you can buy...
September 24, 2007

DemoCamp 15 Signup

DemoCamp 15 will be held in Hart House, on the U of T campus, from 4-7 pm on Monday, October 29. Signup is open at democamp.eventbrite.com; you have to tick...
September 24, 2007

Two and a Half Books

Part way through Tracy Kidder’s classic look at the computing industry, The Soul of a New Machine, one of the hardware team burns out and quits. After month...
September 23, 2007

Randy Pausch’s Last Lecture

As mentioned earlier, Prof. Randy Pausch of CMU has terminal pancreatic cancer. He gave his last lecture on Tuesday; video is on the web. When I die, I shal...
September 20, 2007