July 29, 2004

Fear of Fraud

By Paul Krugman [NY Times]
Posted by cds at 12:31 PM | Punditry

Great Hackers

(This essay is derived from a keynote talk at Oscon 2004.)
By Paul Graham [Paul Graham]
Posted by cds at 12:31 PM | Tech

July 28, 2004

Bill Clinton’s “My Life.”

by Hendrik Hertzberg [New Yorker]
Posted by cds at 04:47 PM | Politics

July 22, 2004

My Beef With Big Media

How government protects big media—and shuts out upstarts like me.
By Ted Turner [Washington Monthly]
Posted by cds at 04:17 PM | Politics

The Kerry I Know

So he’s not Mr. Charisma. But he has courage, judgment, and intellect. Imagine that!
By Thomas Oliphant [tap]
Posted by cds at 12:51 PM | Politics


Spin Zones, Flag Waving and Shouting to Catch a Fox
By A. O. Scott [NY Times]
Posted by cds at 12:45 PM | Politics

July 21, 2004

Unix’s founding fathers

Dennis Ritchie invented C and was one of the key members of the team behind Unix—two developments that underpin much modern software
Posted by cds at 12:11 AM | Tech

July 15, 2004

An Interview with Donald Knuth

ddj chats with one of the world’s leading computer scientists
By Jack Woehr [ddj]
Posted by cds at 06:13 PM | Tech

July 12, 2004

Not Funnies

By Charles Mcgrath [NY Times]
Posted by cds at 11:17 AM | Culture

July 08, 2004

July Surprise?

by John B. Judis, Spencer Ackerman & Massoud Ansari [tnr]
Posted by cds at 12:32 PM | Politics

July 06, 2004

The C Family of Languages

Interview with Dennis Ritchie, Bjarne Stroustrup, and James Gosling
This article appeared in Java Report, 5(7), July 2000 and c++ Report, 12(7), July/August 2000. [GotW]
Posted by cds at 03:45 PM | Tech