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

Computer Science Capstone Course 2007-08

Steve Engels, Karan Singh, and I have posted summaries of what we’re going to do with this year’s capstone courses. Long version short, Steve’s going to do g...
July 01, 2007

Student Contest in Software Engineering

Via Steve Easterbrook, a year-long contest for graduate and undergraduate students’ software engineering projects. Check out http://score.elet.polimi.it for...
July 01, 2007

ACM Student Research Competition

Via Jim Clarke, a link to the ACM Student Research Competition. The deadline for submissions to Supercomputing’07 is the end of July, and others are posted r...
June 29, 2007

Why This Site Is Sometimes Slow

I have figured out why third-bit.com crawls from time to time: this blog is being inundated by a wave of comment spam. I’m using the Akismet plugin to filte...
June 29, 2007

Girl Scouts Survey

Girl Scouts of the USA 420 5th Avenue New York, NY 10018 V 212-852-5049 F 212-852-6515 rfarmer@girlscouts.org www.girlscouts.org
June 29, 2007