Practice-based Design: Some Object Lessons

Posted by Lucy Suchman  on  May 15, 2009 Posted by Lucy Suchman Follow 0 Followers  on  May 15, 2009

In this OOPSLA 2008 session, Lucy Suchman teaches 8 lessons about objects showing how they can influence project design.


DSLs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Posted by Juha-Pekka Tolvanen  on  Apr 10, 2009 1 Posted by Juha-Pekka Tolvanen Follow 0 Followers , Jeff Gray Follow 0 Followers , Gabor Karsai Follow 0 Followers , Charles Consel Follow 0 Followers , Marjan Mernik Follow 0 Followers , Kathleen Fisher Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 10, 2009 1

In this panel recorded during OOPSLA 2008, the panelists talk about the benefits and drawbacks of using DSLs.


The Evolution of Lisp

Posted by Guy Steele  on  Apr 03, 2009 1 Posted by Guy Steele Follow 1 Followers , Richard Gabriel Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 03, 2009 1

Guy L. Steele Jr. and Richard P. Gabriel reenact their presentation called “The Evolution of Lisp” which took place during ACM History of Languages Conference in 1993.


Community-Based Innovation: From Sports Equipment to Software

Posted by Sonali K. Shah  on  Mar 05, 2009 Posted by Sonali K. Shah Follow 0 Followers  on  Mar 05, 2009

Sonali K. Shah talks about innovations produced by community users. Contrary to the general perception, most innovations are not created by firms but by individuals.


Social Programming A Pyramid

Posted by Mark Lehner  on  Feb 19, 2009 1 Posted by Mark Lehner Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 19, 2009 1

Mark Lehner, an Egyptologist, talks about ancient Egyptian cultures as seen through the discoveries made on the Giza Plateau and makes some connections with software engineering.


Convergence: Model-Based Software, Systems And Control Engineering

Posted by Janos Sztipanovits  on  Feb 05, 2009 Posted by Janos Sztipanovits Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 05, 2009

Janos Sztipanovits attempts to tackle the complexity of large scale systems integration by approaching software, systems and control engineering convergence through model-based design.


What Drives Design?

Posted by Rebecca Wirfs-Brock  on  Jan 24, 2009 5 Posted by Rebecca Wirfs-Brock Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 24, 2009 5

Rebecca Wirfs-Brock reviews various forms of driven development in order to understand the principles and values of several design practices used today.

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