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George Cukor, Hugo Weaving, and Gene Kelly

According to MyHeritage.com's facial recognition software, the three celebrities I resemble most are the director George Cukor, the actor Hugo Weaving (OK, I...
January 17, 2006

.NET Debugging Visualizers

In last year’s piece on extensible programming systems, I said that the biggest obstacle higher-level programming tools face is the lack of decent debuggers ...
January 16, 2006

Dream, Code, Submit, Win

Enter the eBay Challenge today! Win stuff! Become rich, famous, and popular (well, one out of three)! Watch from the front row as post-modern programming ...
January 15, 2006

Intro Python Lecture Available

The first Software Carpentry lecture on Python has been revised, and is up on the web. Comments and criticisms are very welcome.
January 15, 2006