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Why learn & understand when you can search?

A recently and widely (in my nerd circles) shared XKCD comic featured ineffective sorting techniques. The alt text (what you get when you hover over the comic) proposed an additional sort: StackSort connects to StackOverflow, searches for 'sort a list', … Continue reading

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An unsolicited forward to an unfinished book

Bill Tozier was generous enough to share an early draft of his book-in-progress, currently entitled Answer factories: The engineering of useful surprises. It’s a true joy, and I’m really looking forward to being able to read the “finished” work. It’s … Continue reading

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