Panel Addresses Questions, Concerns From
Cornell University The Cornell Daily SunPanel Addresses Questions, Concerns From DACA StudentsCornell University The Cornell Daily SunAimed to address the community's concerns for students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status, particularly following President Donald Trump's election, the University held a panel discussion to elaborate its policy. ... undergraduate ...
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 6:47 pm
State GOP leaders emphasize rural Colorado
State GOP leaders emphasize rural Colorado at Lincoln Day DinnerCanon City Daily Record"It's bold, kind of like what we're seeing in Washington, D.C.," he said, adding that House Republicans have opposed Democrats directly, with disagreements about a resolution against President Donald Trump's travel ban and a charge that Republicans don ...and more »
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 2:50 pm
Robert Garrelts - Champaign/Urbana
Robert GarreltsChampaign/Urbana News-Gazette... three stepchildren, Betty (John) Cleary of Mesa, Ariz., Larry (Sandra) Knuth of Lake Iroquois, Loda, and Donald (Julie) Knuth of Loda; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Yvonne Price of Kansas and Karen Garrelts of ...
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 11:58 pm
PM maps out way ahead for S'pore in tech,
The Straits TimesPM maps out way ahead for S'pore in tech, trade and trust between peopleThe Straits TimesActually I have in mind to have a competition, to do it the way (American computer scientist) Donald Knuth does for his code. He puts his code up. Then he says anybody who finds a bug, 10 cents for the first finder. After two weeks, he says 20 cents ...and more »
Posted on 27 February 2017 | 1:02 pm
S'pore can do more through tech: PM - THE
THE BUSINESS TIMESS'pore can do more through tech: PMTHE BUSINESS TIMESThe prime minister also revealed that he considered holding a competition - in the style of computer scientist Donald Knuth's "reward cheques" - to encourage Singaporeans to provide constructive criticism to improve current tech offerings. "Knuth ...and more »
Posted on 26 February 2017 | 10:26 am
The Strange Appeal of Watching Coders Code
This was the idea behind Donald Knuth’s concept of “literate programming,” which encouraged coders to write for other programmers first and the machine second. It was the motivation behind the explosion of both software-development forums and ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 5:54 pm
In the push for marketable skills, are we
Little surprise then that Stanford Professor Emeritus Donald Knuth’s four-volume masterpiece is titled The Art of Computer Programming. Similarly, years ago a colleague in the arts told me about the PBS show on Andrew Wiles’s proof of Fermat’s Last ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:13 pm
How to Improve Loading Time with basket.js
On the other hand, as Donald Knuth loves to say, “premature optimization is the root of all evil”! Without extensive and rigorous performance comparisons it’s hard to weight the limitations caused by quota restrictions. Unfortunately issues with ...
Posted on 12 August 2015 | 6:12 am
Donald Knuth's Christmas Tree Lecture
In a tradition that is in its 20th year, Donald Knuth presented his 2014 Christmas Tree lecture at Stanford University earlier this month. His topic, as always, is related to something new about trees he learned during the year - in this instance (3/2)-ary ...
Posted on 24 December 2014 | 9:35 pm
Remembering Martin Gardner
I had fallen in with the lively local branch of the Martin Gardner network, including puzzle collector Stan Isaacs (who is now cataloging Gardner’s correspondence), computer scientist and typophile Donald Knuth, and magician-turned-statistics-professor ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 6:00 am