Wednesday, September 14, 2005

CS Curriculum:
"So here's the deal: there are 'research universities' and 'teaching universities' (throw community colleges and voc-tech schools in with teaching universities, for the purposes of this argument). Teaching universities teach you to be a mainstream programmer, such as would work in an IT department. Research universities don't do that: they teach you to be a grad student. Because that's in their own best interest: they want their undergraduates to go on to become grad students."

(Via Kevin Schofield's Weblog.)

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...