Sunday, January 23, 2011

Sistine Chapel In Virtual Reality

SEE HERE The wonders of the digital age. Here's the Sistine Chapel in all it's impressive artistic ambiance. Click on the link and wait for it to load and then you can spend a good deal of time examining the wonderful artwork.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Check Out the Khan Academy

SEE HERE Digital learning "on-line" all the time. This is an interesting initiative. See HERE for a Jeb Bush moment.

Check Out Piazzza Below

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Guy Steele: Designing By Accident

Guy Steele : Designing By Accident
1:07:12 - 3 years ago
Many design efforts rely on the addition of features. But often the best breakthroughs happen by subtraction, an extreme example of this phenomenon was the development of Scheme. In this talk, Guy Steele will explain what he was trying to do, what went wrong, and why what went wrong was a good thing after all.

Guy Steele: Growing A Language (1998)

Growing a Language, by Guy Steele
53:30 - 3 years ago
Guy Steele's keynote at the 1998 ACM OOPSLA conference on "Growing a Language" discusses the importance of and issues associated with designing a programming language that can be grown by its users