This RSS feed URL is deprecated
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news
Posted on 27 June 2018 | 3:10 pm
Weld sees record-high turnout numbers in
Greeley TribuneWeld sees record-high turnout numbers in first election open to unaffiliated votersGreeley TribuneIn 2016, with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on primary ballots, the turnout in Weld County was at just under 25 percent. By the time the general election rolled around ... Sara Knuth covers government for The Tribune. You can reach her at (970) 392 ...and more »
Posted on 26 June 2018 | 9:27 pm
Building an Image Gallery Blog with Symfony
SitePointBuilding an Image Gallery Blog with Symfony Flex: the SetupSitePointThis article is part of a zero-to-hero project — a multi-image gallery blog — for performance benchmarking and optimizations. (View the repo here.) In this part, we'll set our project up so we can fine tune it throughout the next few posts, and bring ...
Posted on 18 June 2018 | 11:00 am
Biology, Machines, and Mind and Reality to a
The Good Men Project (blog)Biology, Machines, and Mind and Reality to a World Famous PsychiatristThe Good Men Project (blog)... Ivan Ivec, Garry Kasparov, Terence Tao, Scott Aaronson, Nikola Poljak, Alan Guth, Donald Knuth, Noam Chomsky, Magnus Carlsen, Shahriar Afshar, Akshay Venkatesh, Saul Kripke, Ruth Lawrence, Grigori Perelman, Andrew Wiles, and Edward Witten.
Posted on 12 June 2018 | 2:17 am
Rick Falkvinge talks future crypto mining
CoinGeekRick Falkvinge talks future crypto mining payments and their negligible importance todayCoinGeekFalkvinge coins a phrase from Donald Knuth, who wrote the very first book on computer science basics, who said, “premature optimization is the root of all evil.” In other words, trying to solve a problem today that won't exist for another 120 years is ...
Posted on 4 June 2018 | 8:09 pm
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