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Recent posts

Reading Week Code Sprint

0635: In a little less than three hours, the students working on several of our open source projects will put their heads down for a three-day code sprint. I...
February 19, 2009


Jordi Cabot and I submitted the rewrite of our survey of software project portals last Friday; the SE-CSE’09 paper summarizing the results of our survey of h...
February 18, 2009

Computer Supported Collaborative Science

I’ve used the term “CSCS” a few times now; time to start groping toward a definition. “Computer supported collaborative science” (CSCS) is a specialization ...
February 18, 2009

Open Science Panel at Columbia

Via Jon Pipitone: there’s a panel discussion tomorrow at Columbia titled “Open Science: Good For Research, Good For Researchers?” Jean-Claude Bradley, Barry ...
February 18, 2009

CUTC’09 Moved to March 12-13

I’ve been meaning to blog about this one for a couple of weeks: the 2009 edition of the Canadian Undergraduate Technology Conference will be held March 12-13...
February 16, 2009