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We’re Not Even Listed

I’m going to teach a bit of web programming to the Software Carpentry students this week, so I went to the Programmable Web site to find a simple API to use ...
July 26, 2009

Self-Review on the Web

Via Jon Pipitone, two excellent examples of someone critiquing their own code online (in this case, stuff written for the NetFlix competition). Wish there w...
July 26, 2009

Martin Fenner on SciBarCamp

Nature's Martin Fenner has blogged a summary of what he heard and saw at SciBarCamp'09 in Palo Alto a couple of weeks ago. Cameron Neylon was there too&mdas...
July 26, 2009

Day 9

I meant to write this post yesterday, but we're watching Torchwood: Children of Earth, and, well, you know how it goes. We spent two sessions looking at the...
July 24, 2009