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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Salk Institute Feedback

Preston Holmes recently posted a detailed analysis of his experiences helping out at our Salk Institute bootcamp. It contains a lot of insights, a...
June 17, 2013

Problems with Pandoc

People have been asking me to write the Software Carpentry instructor's guide in Markdown instead of HTML, mostly so that it will be easier for other people ...
June 13, 2013

Keynoting at SPLASH 2013

I will be giving a keynote talk at SPLASH (formerly OOPSLA) in Indianapolis on Wednesday, October 30. Hope to see you there!
June 13, 2013