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Win a Trip to Boulder (and Get a Job)

From http://boulder.me: Want a FREE trip to beautiful Boulder, Colorado? The Boulder tech scene is growing like crazy. Twenty of our top tech startups have b...
September 25, 2008

Change the Rules, Change the Outcome

Via Andy Lumsdaine, some practical ideas about how to make open source development less unwelcoming for women. I’d be very interested in hearing from project...
September 24, 2008

Another Use for Extensible Programming

I’ve grumbled before about the fact that mass-market tools like Firefox and Microsoft Word allow people to mix pictures and text, but programmers’ editors (i...
September 19, 2008

If It’s on the Web…

…it must be (almost) real: our introduction to Computer Science using Python is now listed on Amazon. Yay!
September 18, 2008