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125 Questions

To celebrate its 125th anniversary, Science magazine has drawn up a list of 125 open questions. Makes for an interesting read...
July 01, 2005

Jon Udell likes Data Crunching

Jon Udell has good things to say about Data Crunching. I’ve been a fan of Jon’s for years; I’m very flattered.
June 23, 2005

Underhanded C Contest

Via Bruce Schneier, this: a contest to write seemingly-innocuous C that actually does something villainous.
June 22, 2005

Another DDJ Editorial

I seem to have a lot to say these days… ;-) This editorial on Doctor Dobb’s Journal’s web site is about what to do with the coming wave of multi-core CPUs. ...
June 20, 2005