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.

Recent posts

The Hacker Within

I got back to Toronto late last night from visiting The Hacker Within, a grassroots student organization at the University of Wisconsin — Madison that ...
January 14, 2011

Our Funding Pitch

A couple of people have recently asked, "How do you go about asking for money?" Applying for grants from NSERC, the NSF, and other agencies is something they...
January 14, 2011

Jon Udell in Toronto Jan 18 2011

Rethinking the Community Calendar: A Case Study in Learning and Teaching Fourth R Principles Jon Udell, Senior Technical Evangelist, Microsoft Tuesday, Janua...
January 13, 2011

NoSQL Lectures

Via Nat Torkington, a bunch of recorded lectures on NoSQL databases, all by men.
January 11, 2011

McConnell Responds to Bossavit

Laurent Bossavit recently posted a critique of Steve McConnell’s chapter in Making Software on productivity differences between programmers (French original ...
January 10, 2011