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Big Code vs. Science 2.0

The original goal of this course was to give scientists and engineers the skills they needed to build large pieces of software without heroic effort. It's in...
June 01, 2009

Video Abstracts

Quantiki (a web site devoted to quantum information science, which I do not expect I will ever understand) is now hosting video abstracts for papers. As thei...
June 01, 2009

Moz Labs Design Challenge

Mozilla Labs has posted results from their Spring 2009 Design Challenge. Lots of very cool stuff here; I hope other open source groups start doing this as we...
June 01, 2009

Microsoft Vine and Toronto’s Data

As I’ve mentioned earlier, the students in this fall’s edition of my consulting course are going to be asked to do something with the City of Toronto’s data....
June 01, 2009

Snake Wrangling for Kids

Via several people, a nice intro to programming for children called Snake Wrangling for Kids, available free.
June 01, 2009