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.

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Walking Spree

Fresh from Jevon MacDonald: WalkingSpree.com will be giving patients at a Calgary hospital USB pocket pedometers to track miles kilometers walked, calories b...
December 20, 2007

"Beautiful Code" Nominated for Jolt Award

Finalists for the 2008 Jolt Awards have been announced, and I’m pleased to say that Beautiful Code is on the list. Thanks again to all the contributors for b...
December 20, 2007

Show Me

In an online discussion about why there are so few women in computer science, one student wrote that he thought it was because there are fundamental differen...
December 18, 2007

Will It Fly?

Via David Crow, a useful article on evaluating new product ideas. I’m not as focused on startups as most other DemoCampers, but this is a very useful checkli...
December 17, 2007

Reputation Management

Andy Oram just finished a nice series of posts on online reputations (concatenated here). It’s a fascinating topic, particularly when one starts to think abo...
December 17, 2007