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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

Learning in Both Directions

Last weekend, 30 people from a broad range of grassroots groups that are trying to increase diversity in tech got together in Boulder to compare e...
June 12, 2015

Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

In the beginning, there were tables: rows upon rows, with columns separated by commas or tabs or something more exotic. They were elegant but limite...
June 11, 2015

People You Don’t Want On Your Team

I have been at least half of these people at different times in my life... Anna knows more about every subject than everyone else on the team put together&md...
June 09, 2015

An Update on Publishing Our Lessons

Just a quick update on publishing our lessons: we prepared the release on schedule, uploaded it to Zenodo, and then discovered that we couldn't ac...
June 07, 2015