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Numerical JavaScript

I have a terrible record when it comes to making predictions, but there is one notable exception. In 2002, I told a room full of Python programmers in Toront...
May 22, 2017

Empirical Software Engineering Using R

A new update of Derek Jones' Empirical Software Engineering Using R is now available. At 283 pages, it includes an introduction to statistics, a...
May 08, 2017

Still Waiting

A couple of days ago, I went looking for a comparison of the architectures of various wiki systems. I wasn’t after a feature list–Wikipedia and WikiMatrix ha...
April 30, 2017

Ordering Jekyll Collections

Short version: I am offering a US$100 bounty for an implementation of ordering for Jekyll collections. To qualify, an implementation must be an addition to J...
February 25, 2017