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.

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Public Health and Future Email

One of my apartment-mates back in grad school was an immunologist. She told me once about the first rule of public health: it's only a cure if people will a...
February 14, 2005

Unlocking the Clubhouse Colloquium

Tuesday, 15 February 2005, 11:10AM -- Bahen Centre, Room 1180 Department of Computer Science Speaker: Professor Allan Fisher, President and CEO of iCarnegie...
February 12, 2005

More Depressing News

This C|Net story is depressing reading: ...the female share of bachelor's degrees in computer science dropped from 37 percent in 1985 to 28 percent in 2001. ...
February 11, 2005

Google Maps in XML

According to Jon Udell, Google Maps is even cooler than you think: if you append "output=xml" to any Google Maps URL, it'll send you raw XML. Check out his ...
February 09, 2005