“The guidelines the [Minneapolis CPS] agency uses to measure neglect say kids 7 and under can’t be left alone in a house, but don’t say anything about when children can be unattended outside the home […]”
“[…] it is my intention to work into each of my lectures … one lie. Your job, as students, among other things, is to try and catch me in the Lie of the Day.” What an excellent technique that forces students to pay close attention–or, prove they were
“Tunatic is the very first song search engine based on sound for your computer. All you need is a microphone and Internet access.” Identify a song using its audio fingerprint and a centralized database of fingerprints. Very cool.
“[Ruby on Rails] takes utterly conventional approaches to web application development and makes it somewhat more powerful but stops short of adding power as soon as it involves the developer having to have a serious think about their approach […]”