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Recent posts

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

Blowing Through the Complexity Budget

Good post from Michael Nygard (author of Release It!) on when to get off the Java train. His answer is now: as bad as generics were, the typing rules in JSR...
May 07, 2008

TorCamp West

The first TorCamp West is happening tonight in Oakville — Jason Lewin has promised a report, which I’ll post here. Spread the meme, eh!
May 06, 2008