Tagged: computer science

Competition(ish): it’s not computer magic, it’s computer science - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Mar 22, 2012

A phrase oft-uttered, in anything from a restrained growl to an infuriated scream, by my partner. Who works with those strange computery things, and the networks connecting them, every day. A phrase he uttered once again today, while we were chatting through another of our favourite phrases ‘science, bitches!’* Which led us to a wonderful [...] … Read More

Lauren Ipsum: a book about which I'm rather excited - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Oct 11, 2011

I imagine many of you are familiar with Lorem Ipsum*, the ‘nonsense’ text used as a fill-in for websites and other things-using-words under construction. Presenting, however, what looks to be a charming, and distinctly clever, new book: Lauren Ipsum.  It’s the story of a little girl who gets lost in the woods one day, and … Read More