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How Writing Code is Like Making Steel

I saw an interesting keynote from Mark Harman recently, on search-based software improvement. Mark’s lab at UCL also pioneered this idea of automatic code tr...

Garbage In, Garbage Out

My dad had this great cup from one of his vists to COMDEX (ostensibly to keep up with the latest in the tech world, which at the time COMDEX represented). It...

Thoughts from a CodeFest

This past weekend was the Steel City Codefest. The idea is that community non-profits present some problem for which an “app” would help them, and coders spe...