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Thanks, Blake

And while we’re wrapping up the term: when we started rebuilding DrProject on top of Django in September, Blake Winton volunteered to help out. Since then, ...
December 03, 2008

Today Was a Good Day

Today, the students in my CSC491 project course gave their end-of-term demos. Each team had 10 minutes to present their work to a mixed audience of students,...
December 03, 2008

Advertising for "Bottle of Light"

My dad (a former English teacher) sent me a scan of an advertising flyer from Scholastic Canada that includes my latest children’s book, A Bottle of Light. A...
December 03, 2008

Game-Changing Results

As reported earlier, the Computing Community Consortium asked people to submit “game-changing advances” from computer research. Results are now up on their s...
December 01, 2008

Igor, Connect the Electrodes!

The Software Carpentry course site is still getting a fair bit of traffic, although readership is definitely tailing off:
November 30, 2008