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- A great, insightful essay on campus dogma. Those of us on the left should take stock on these issues: theamericanscholar.org/on-political-c… 16 hours ago
- RT @PeterSinger: Really important breakthrough on what is, in magniture and severity, the single worst thing we do to animals: chicken prod… 17 hours ago
- RT @MatPDX: This is an "ICE warrant" signed by a Deportation Officer, not a judge. If ICE officers have this, you do not have to let them i… 1 day ago
- RT @felixsalmon: This thread is fascinating: A huge swathe of America thinks (a) that global warming is happening; & (b) most scientists th… 1 day ago
- RT @Ian_Barnard: Even if you own the most expensive pen in the world it'll make no difference if you don't put in the practice. Practice fi… 2 days ago
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My time at the University of Victoria will be over in a few months, so I’m beginning to look for a job. More details here.
I’ve been away from my blog for a long time so I thought an update was in order. In the last few days I presented a poster at the Consortium of Software Engineering Researchers, in Montreal, which I think was … Continue reading
I’ve been playing with Library Thing lately, and I’m loving it. It’s a flexible, non-intrusive, well done book cataloging and reviewing website. The service is both free (up to 200 books) and ad-free. One of my favourite features is exploring … Continue reading
10 years ago today my mother died unexpectedly and prematurely. She was wise, happy, and selfless. I still miss her deeply.
At the first keynote of the International Conference on Software Engineering today, Brian Randell reminisced about the 1968 and 1969 NATO conferences that complained about a software crisis and launched the “Software Engineering” term that we have been suffering since. … Continue reading