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Recent posts

How to Be a Good Summer of Code Mentor

Lots of people are linking to this post by Federico Mena-Quintero — it’s a very useful set of guidelines, and I hope lots of people will give it a try.
March 11, 2007

Reproducibility of Computational Results

Via Titus Brown, a link to the Insight Journal, an open access online publication covering medical image processing. They have a very interesting process req...
March 10, 2007

Beautiful Code

Well, the feline has apparently been debagged: in his keynote at SIGCSE 2007 on Friday, Grady Booch mentioned the book that Andy Oram and I are putting toget...
March 10, 2007

We Also Need a Small Plastic Snake…

The Speech Accent Archive is a very cool idea: audio recordings of a single short passage being read by people from all over the world. Nice test for speech...
March 09, 2007

Our Sean Is Famous

A Japanese TV show did a spot on LinkedIn, and it included an interview with our very own Sean Dawson. W00t!
March 09, 2007