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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

How and Why We Draw Code

Interesting paper by Mauro Cherubini et al. looking at when and why software developers draw pictures. My takeaway is that for most “thinking” purposes, tod...
August 29, 2007

More "Beautiful Code" News

A lot happened while I was on holiday: RegDeveloper in the UK liked it. Jon Bentley gave a talk about Quicksort at Google (video online). He refers to BC ...
August 29, 2007

Another Summer…

Tomorrow is our summer students’ last day (and two are already gone). It’s been a great few months: everyone was productive, and I think they all had fun, t...
August 29, 2007