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Grown-Up Languages

A few days ago, after browsing the Coffeescript docs and examples, I tweeted, “I will take your new language seriously when you have a symbolic debugger for...
July 12, 2011

Stanford Course Went Well

Prof. Risa Wechsler, along with Alex Ji and Zahan Malkani, recently ran a short course at Stanford based in part on Software Carpentry called Physics 91S1: P...
July 10, 2011

Cross-Country Student Projects This Fall

Karen Reid has posted some news about this fall’s cross-country undergrad capstone open source projects (now you see why we call it “UCOSP”). Google has onc...
July 09, 2011

Home Again

It’s good to be home… We enjoyed our time in San Francisco, and I think the workshop at CEF’11 went well, but the real point of the trip was to visit my pare...
July 09, 2011