Archive for April, 2008

SIGCSE 2008 Keynotes and Other Videos


Available at the conference site.


Interview with Donald Knuth


“Andrew Binstock and Donald Knuth converse on the success of open source, the problem with multicore architecture, the disappointing lack of interest in literate programming, the menace of reusable code, and that urban legend about winning a programming contest with a single compilation.”

Read it here.

The return of Ada


This decades-old language can solve a few of today’s most pressing problems — most notably security and reliability.

University & College Podcasts – Free Educational Podcasts


See the podcasts collections at openculture. Especially the educational ones.

An Interview with C++ Creator Bjarne Stroustrup


An interview where the creator of the C++ programming language talks about his new book, among other things.