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Ed Yourdon on the Peopleware Panel

Jorge Aranda summarizes Ed Yourdon’s description of some back-and-forth with Barry Boehm about software “engineering” and the emphasis on nailing down requir...
June 26, 2007

The Danger of Danger

Good post from Tara Hunt (ex-Saskatchewan, ex-Toronto, now doing the Web 2.0 startup thang) about how all the warnings and discussion about the crap women ha...
June 26, 2007

A Thumb on the Scales

This article from US News and World Report says that men can get into many American colleges with lower grades than are required for women: The reason for th...
June 26, 2007

Software Carpentry at LLNL

Titus Brown has posted about the first run of his Advanced Software Carpentry course at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. It was a bit bumpy, but seem...
June 26, 2007