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

Schedule Games

Jeff Atwood has created an index to Johanna Rothman's postings on Schedule Games. Those of you who've been building software for a while will recognize at l...
May 14, 2005

Recommended Reading

I have updated my recommended reading list; it now includes descriptions (many of them culled from my reviews for Doctor Dobb’s Journal), and cover images th...
May 12, 2005

Dr Requirements

We’re about to kick off another summer of work on Hippo, our baby-SourceForge for student use. I’m pretty excited: five good students will be working on it ...
May 06, 2005

Crash This Party… Tomorow

MIT is holding a party for time travelers. Their logic is that you only need one, since everyone who qualifies to attend, can.
May 05, 2005

Misdirection and Javascript

When I was twelve, I spent $3.95 on a book that promised to teach me how to do magic tricks that would astound my friends. I didn't make it past the second ...
May 04, 2005