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Bryan Cantrill on Recursion

Bryan Cantrill, one of the contributors to Beautiful Code, has blogged about the possibility of stack overflow in the regular expression code written by Rob ...
July 11, 2007

Still Number Three

C’mon, folks, we’re still only in the number three spot for new programming books on Amazon, behind books on Photoshop and ActionScript. Remember, all the r...
July 09, 2007

Worldwide Buzz

From Microsoft Research: Worldwide Buzz: Planetary-Scale Views on an Instant-Messaging Network
July 09, 2007

Software Carpentry Sprint at SciPy’07

Titus Brown and Chris Lasher are putting together a Software Carpentry writing sprint for SciPy’07. I can’t go down to the conference this year (family comm...
July 07, 2007