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2012
Aug
15
Changing the past in open systems
“This post is about something I call retroactive update and its significance for editing a ...”
07
Is everything an object?
“Objects have been taking flak. One objection I've heard a few times is to the ...”
Jul
17
The lesser of two evals
“(With apologies to Manuel Simoni) I gave this talk at MPI-SWS in Saarbrücken yesterday. My original ...”
Jun
10
Self-explaining computation
“Behind every value lies a computation struggling to get out. That's the idea behind what I ...”
May
15
Back to the future
“I know not of these “end users” of whom you speak. There is only programming. -- ...”
2009
Nov
16
Interactive terms and evaluation stores
“Here's the final version of my PADL paper. I've hived off all the technical ...”
Sep
05
The whys and what ifs of programming
“I'm submitting this paper to PADL this coming Friday. Conveniently, the organisers extended the ...”
Jul
09
Full vs. partial reification
“My research project is called interactive programming. The central concepts are (1) reification, where ...”
Apr
12
Sleepless near Seattle
“View Larger MapI'm off to Vancouver on Sunday to spend five weeks at UBC, thanks ...”
Feb
18
The road to effective informality
“...is paved with meta-formalisms.A while back (here and here), I argued that realising so-called fluid ...”
2008
“So far so good!”
Nov
02
Modularity in many dimensions
“I recently read Doug Janzen and Kris De Volder's paper Programming with Crosscutting Effective Views. ...”
Jan
07
The art of the science of software
“Gregor Kiczales gave one of the keynotes at last year's OOPSLA (slides and audio). ...”
2007
Nov
11
Why syntax won't go away
“Some time ago Jonathan Edwards wrote:Let's face it: syntax is a simple and intuitive way ...”
Oct
01
Sweet Home West Midlands
“Not my actual home, obviously. I'll still be living in Bristol. But Birmingham ...”
Mar
10
Whither domain/j?
“One or two people have wondered what happened to our self-styled refactoring tool to end ...”
02
FInCo 2007
“Here is the draft of a FInCo 2007 paper which elaborates (although still entirely informally) ...”
Jan
02
Programming languages for interactive computing
“Almost all software systems today are interactive, in that they maintain ongoing interactions with their ...”

2 comments

  1. luca says:

    Hi dad ! : )

  2. luca says:

    dont tell me not to comment!!

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