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

Where Are They Now?

The Computer Science department’s web site now includes profiles of two ex-49ers: Petcharat (Apple) Viriyakattiyaporn, who is starting grad school at UBC thi...
June 23, 2007

Six Weeks and Counting

Today is the end of week 6 for our summer students. In three weeks’ time, on July 13, we’ll be deciding which of the things they’ve been building are going i...
June 22, 2007

A Distributed Single Point of Failure

Artur Bergman draws attention yet again to the fact that big players in the web services arena make no guarantees about service levels; in fact, their terms ...
June 21, 2007

Local Entrepreneurs

David Crow points to mainstream media stories about two Toronto-area tech entrepreneurs who’ve made good. Coincidentally, David’s going to be on campus next...
June 21, 2007