Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

A Different Perspective

Interesting post from Jorge Aranda, reporting a talk from 1969 that still resonates.
May 14, 2008

Aaaand They’re Off!

Our summer interns started this morning—we got Summer of Code, we got NSERC USRA, we got ITCDF, we got you name it, a lab and a half’s worth. I gave the lea...
May 12, 2008

Where Are They Now?

I mailed my former undergraduate project students a few days ago to find out where they are now and what they’re doing, and thought readers of this blog migh...
May 09, 2008

Lucky 13

We enabled web-based self-registration in DrProject a month ago; since then, 13 new people have signed up to get notices about new versions (or to file bug r...
May 08, 2008

We’re Number Seven!

This just in: the University of Toronto ranked eighth worldwide (third in North America, first in Canada) for number of applications to Google Summer of Code...
May 08, 2008