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Recent posts

Review of Komodo (Pat Smith)

After using Komodo as his Python IDE for Psiphon development this term, Pat Smith provides his review below.
November 15, 2004

.NET Studio add-ins

Those of you with an interest in programming tools might want to check out this list of cool add-ins for Visual Studio .NET. Lots of good ideas...
November 12, 2004

IBM, Python, and the Blues

I gave a talk about Python at IBM's Toronto lab yesterday. It seemed to go pretty well---Paul Buck, who'd invited me out there, said that his group in IBM s...
October 20, 2004

Bayesian Filtering for Newsgroups?

Paul Gries and I were working at the same desk this morning. He was paging through dozens of posts to the bulletin board for a first-year course, many of wh...
October 14, 2004