One of the key drivers for the decision to lockdown the U.K. in late March 2020 was a computational epidemiological model developed at Imperial College, London....Michael Wooldridge From BLOG@CACM | July 31, 2020 at 09:34 AM
The combination of AI and cloud infrastructure is changing the roles of certain engineers and creating a new requirement that demands an entirely new engineering...Nir Bar Lev From BLOG@CACM | March 30, 2020 at 01:24 PM
Writing clean code is a great start, but for programmers who really want to master their craft, you have to go further. You need to write clear code that other...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | March 12, 2020 at 10:29 PM
A recent Communications of the ACM article casts aspersions on the innovative concept of code academy, a fast-developing approach to teaching programming. The analysis...Bertrand Meyer From BLOG@CACM | February 11, 2020 at 07:01 AM
Altruism is often heralded as a panacea for management challenges, but it could actually be a death sentence for your team and projects. Here's why.
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Many otherwise competent software developers and potential contributors end up being overwhelmed by "hazardous enthusiasm." They end up overwhelmed by their excitement...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | June 27, 2019 at 06:41 AM
The Super Simple Programming Book is one example to teach programming in an Agile way. In general, Agile concepts can lead to highly effective learning.
Edwin Torres From BLOG@CACM | March 29, 2019 at 11:29 AM