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.

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Why I Am Not Excited About Julia

If you hang out in scientific programming circles, you're probably heard of Julia by now. If you don't, or you haven't, it is: ...a high-le...
June 18, 2015

Get More Done in Less Time

Over the past year, Alexandra Simperler has interviewed participants in Software Carpentry workshops to find out what impact we've actually had on the...
June 17, 2015

Updating the Project List

Updating my description of where my time goes made me realize that our list of things we need help with had fallen out of date. The highlights a...
June 15, 2015

Where the Time Goes (Version 2)

Last November, I wrote a post about where my time was going. A lot has changed since then, including my workload, so here's an update: ...
June 14, 2015