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Teaching Tech Together JavaScript for Data Science

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That’s, Uh, Pretty Ambitious

The title of this post is taken from the reaction of the first person I showed this course schedule to. If we're really going to teach Software Carpentry in ...
July 06, 2010

Hubs, Spokes, and Gonzo Programming Skills

In the aftermath of his (very successful) course on next-generation sequencing, Titus Brown has posted some thoughts on how to tie that material to Software ...
July 06, 2010

Toronto Live Interviews

A new event series is starting up: Toronto Live Interviews. The first is on Tuesday, July 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm, at the Centre for Social Innovation, Room 120...
July 05, 2010

The Violas of Programming

Orchestral musicians make jokes about violas and viola players. "What's a string quartet? A great violin player, a mediocre violin player, a bad violin playe...
June 29, 2010

Rich, Famous, and Popular

Would you like to be rich, famous, and popular? Do you have mad computer vision skillz, and/or a Level 29 Jedi Ninja rating in embedded devices? You do? E...
June 28, 2010