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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Funding (A Plea for Contacts)

I've been working full-time on Software Carpentry since the beginning of May 2010. As I said at the end of November, progress has been steady, but we're only...
January 09, 2011

What I Learned From Software Carpentry

Anna Maidens, who works for the UK Met Office in Exeter and took part in our October 2010 Software Carpentry course there, did a presentation a few weeks ago...
January 06, 2011

Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive dissonance (n): voting for someone because they’re going to clean up the city’s finances, then supporting them when they decide to spend $344 milli...
January 05, 2011