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Recent posts

MDA vs. RonR: top-down vs. bottom-up?

Model-driven architecture, or MDA, is the latest darling of those who would have us program by describing our system at a high level in something other than ...
June 25, 2006

Software Carpentry’s new home

Thanks to the folks at Enthought, the Software Carpentry course notes have a new home at http://www.swc.scipy.org. I’ll move the wiki, bug tracker, and mail...
June 25, 2006

Perforce: For beginners only…

Perforce certainly has a stellar reputation amongst software developers; Perforce for real projects, and your choice of open source version control system if...
June 23, 2006

The ACM’s Top 25

Between October 2005 and January 2006, the ACM polled its professional members, asking them to nominate and then vote for books they considered classics. Th...
June 23, 2006

Congratulations to this year’s grads

Several 49X alumni and former members of the DrProject team have graduated from the University of Toronto in the past two weeks — congratulations to you all....
June 22, 2006