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Day 6: Theory and Practice

We started Week 2 with a morning of theory: Francois Pitt, a senior lecturer in U of T's Computer Science department, gave students a crash course in algorit...
July 21, 2009

Damian Conway in Toronto July 27

It’s shaping up to be a busy week… Noted Perlista Damian Conway is speaking on July 27 at the Bahen Centre, to be followed by DemoCamp on the 28th, undergrad...
July 20, 2009

Day 5

Day 5 of the course: Paul Lu gave a lecture on Make in the morning, and students had a chance to work on problems of their choice in the afternoon. Of all th...
July 19, 2009

Beautiful Testing

Adam Goucher has posted a blow-by-blow — sorry, chapter-by-chapter — summary of O’Reilly’s upcoming Beautiful Testing. There’s lots of good stuff here from l...
July 17, 2009