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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

The Software Project Coloring Book

For the past three or four years, I’ve been looking for something that would tell undergraduate students how to run their first team programming project. Th...
June 19, 2007

EnergizeIT

David Crow posted a short summary of Microsoft’s EnergizeIT weekend show in Toronto earlier today. I was pleased to see that at least two U of T students we...
June 18, 2007

Nature Precedings

Tim O’Reilly posted a note from Timo Hannay, of Nature magazine, about their new “Precedings”, which: giv[es] researchers a place to post documents such as p...
June 18, 2007

Three Years Old

Today marks the third anniversary of this blog. As I near my thousandth post, I figured I’d bore you all with a look back. DrProject Unsurprisingly, DrProje...
June 18, 2007

Beatrice Worsley

Via several people in our department, a nice piece from the IEEE Annals of the History of Computing on Beatrice Worsley, Canada’s first female computer scien...
June 18, 2007