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CAST’08 in Toronto

Via Adam Goucher: the Third Annual Conference of the Association for Software Testing (CAST) will be held in Toronto on July 14-16, 2008. The keynote speake...
December 16, 2007

Prepping for Next Term

I’m teaching two courses next term: CSC301 (Intro to Software Engineering) and a combination of CSC490 (undergraduate capstone project) and CSC2125 (graduate...
December 15, 2007

A Meme I’d Like To Crush

Over on O’Reilly Radar, Nat Torkington recently posted: According to a blog post by (update: a friend of) one of the developers, Amazon's SimpleDB is built o...
December 15, 2007

ICSE Workshop List

The list of workshops for next year’s International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE’08) has been announced. The titles alone provide a lot of insig...
December 14, 2007

How Many Do You Know?

Via David Crow, a link to TechVibes’ Toronto Start-Up Index for December. I know fewer of these companies than I’d expected to; hope to get to meet the rest ...
December 13, 2007