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Tinkering with Google App Engine 

Google announced Google App Engine, their long-awaited answer to web services offered by Amazon and others. Google took a different approach to their competitors by including a full application stack for developers. This made App Engine less flexible, by forcing developers to use the programming tools and libraries…

Who’s that Git? 

If you do any sort of programming, be it in traditional languages like C or Fortran, scripting in Bash or Python, or web development, you should be using some form of Source Control Management (SCM) system. (You can even use SCM for your Latex documents.)…

A little bit of fun 

This has nothing to do with science, although it is Mac related. In fact i really shouldn’t be posting about this, but what the heck, it’s so much fun I thought I’d share. I was cleaning out my cshrc file of old cruft and came…

OpenMacGrid is Easy Peasy 

Unless you were holed up in a cave last week, you probably saw our announcement of OpenMacGrid. Gaurav Khanna will be writing a bit about the progress of OpenMacGrid soon, but I wanted to use my weekly post to demonstrate just how easy it is to…