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Software Carpentry article in CiSE

The November 2006 issue of Computing in Science and Engineering includes an article I wrote titled “Software Carpentry: Getting Scientists to Write Better Co...
November 28, 2006

Presto and Responsibility

TechCrunch recently profiled Presto, which allows people who don’t have Internet access to receive photos and email. (Special printer plugs into phone line;...
November 28, 2006

NPR Industriosphere

Brian Hayes (author of Infrastructure, and of many fine articles in American Scientist) reports that National Public Radio is launching a new series on the “...
November 26, 2006

DrProject Internals: Email

And now, DrProject’s email. This was the first completely new subsystem we added after we forked; running Mailman in parallel with Trac worked well enough wh...
November 25, 2006