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Sign o’ the Times

John Lam reports that Steve Yegge has ported Ruby on Rails to Javascript. Yegge himself seems a little nonplussed by all the fuss, while Joe Gregorio thinks...
June 27, 2007

First Sightings

Andy Oram sent me email this morning to say that Beautiful Code has now been printed, and that copies are on their way to contributors. Coincidentally, Davi...
June 26, 2007

Toronto Girl Geek Dinner on Wed Jun 27

The first Toronto Girl Geek Dinner (modeled after ones in London) is being held on Wednesday, June 27, at Alice Fazooli’s. Sandy Kemsley, a systems architec...
June 26, 2007

Ed Yourdon on the Peopleware Panel

Jorge Aranda summarizes Ed Yourdon’s description of some back-and-forth with Barry Boehm about software “engineering” and the emphasis on nailing down requir...
June 26, 2007