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Brian Kernighan

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Brian Kernighan was a Berkman Fellow during 2010-2011, where he wrote the first several drafts of "D is for Digital: What a well-informed person ought to know about computers and communications." The book will be available in late September 2011; look for it on Amazon or through

Sadly he has had to return to his day job as a professor in the Department of Computer Science at Princeton. Naturally he misses Berkman, but not Cambridge winters.


Feb 8, 2011 @ 12:30 PM

Millions, Billions, Zillions: Why (In)numeracy Matters

Brian Kernighan, Berkman Fellow & Department of Computer Science, Princeton University

Berkman Fellow Brian Kernighan offers an illustrated short course in numeric self defense. More