Conquer your neighbourhood, conquer your city, conquer your country, and then go after the rest of the world. That’s my mantra. — Grandmaster Flash Not
The reality is simple, even if you do not want it, as a researcher you are something of a public figure. You are probably using
We came across your contribution entitled <name of your paper here> published in <journal name here> and thought your expertise would be an excellent fit
I recently came across the following document by Professor Alan M Johnson, which appears to be distributed freely by Elsevier and entitled “Charting a Course for a
There’s these things called books, it’s like television for smart people Bill Bryson, Movie A Walk in The Woods A few days ago,
“Meetings are toxic” – 37Signals (and a book called Rework) If you have got the chance to read the book Rework, if might well be
Except for a few months of BitNet e-mail on a VAX mainframe server, I have been using the default UNIX mail app for almost 25
To Jean Pouliot (1958-2015) Berkeley 1985 (left) and more recently (right) The title of this post is from a wonderful and powerful poem by Walt
It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it. ― Oscar Wilde In walking
In a previous blog post, I suggested to my younger colleagues that while they should not care so much about the impact factor of the
Mon coeur saigne. Mes pensés sont avec vous. Cette image, qui circule sur Facebook, est inspirante dans la situation actuelle.
A new search engine, Semantic Scholar, is being proposed to the scientific community and it uses artificial intelligence. Right now it is limited to computer
This is my first ever sabbatical (allowed once every 7 years at my university) and since taking my position in 2000 is has been the longest stretch I have ever been at one place. So all in all, this change of environment will, I expect, be energizing!
Well for those of us who have very large PDF libraries, version 3.3.0 of Papers is bringing back WiFi Sync across devices. Let’s see how