Computing
Computing Philosophy
Gatemaker
Grogix.org
Core Memory
SUPL.net
Little Fixes
Chomsky & Alexander
Cloud computing
Googling towards reality
Google's first mobile app
eBay's first mobile app
The first Location Based Service
My big javascript framework
CHEQ: Central Handler Event Queue in Javascript
Good Scrum
scravizo
usable software

In The Press
The Register
The Register-Guard
Ward's AutoWorld
The Register-Guard
OSU Life
Oregon Daily Emerald
Oregon Daily Emerald
Oregon Daily Emerald
Register-Guard
Eugene Weekly
Eugene Weekly
Eugene Weekly
Eugene Weekly
Oregonian
Eugene Weekly
Eugene Weekly
Register Guard
Happening People
Daily Emerald
Daily Emerald
Daily Emerald
UOMatters


My Timeline -- writing and projects:


2017

The point of the Oregon Experiment
Constant Human Capacities
Senate statement

2016

The Revitalization of Downtown Eugene
Computing as Mental Construct
Software for the world we want
The creative campus and institutional democracy
Breathing life into study and practice
Central Handler Event Queue
Tilt Vision
Energy Computer
Google translate in the wrong direction

2015

Living Structure and Cognition
Scrum Café
Research Support
Explanatory Development
Our Perception of 'Analog' and 'Digital' in the Natural World
The Inventory Problem
It's in your head
The Wrong Tools
Theory and Experiment in the Natural Science of Computing
The Primary Practical Barometer of Programming Progress
Sketch Life
Examine Life
Detect Life

2014

Reflections on PUARL 2013: hope & surprises
A History of Waste
If Computing were a Natural Science, What Might it Look Like?
Is it a Network?
The Problems with Recursion
Grogix for programming language error-reporting

2013

Fight the Borg
Balance
The Coöptation of Methodology
Computing as Natural Science
Habits for any Natural Science of People
Computation is broader than the Turing Machine
Vitalism and Machine Learning
Intelligibility and technical definitions: explanation vs. explanatory theory
The application of feeling
Three aspects of programming language design: mentation mysteries, metaphysical mathematical momentum, and 'the shortcut'
The Biology of Computer Programming
Phenomenology as grist for cognitive biology
The endless ramifications of bad science
Engineering is not science
A Center of Community
Revisiting Berlin
Making Room for Localization
The Science of Common Sense
Simulating EV Chargepoints

2012

Occupy Downtown
Mechanical Philosophy and The Nature of Order

2011

Orders of Magnitude
Promenade
The Local Economy Cookbook
Story Epidemiology

2010

The Most Important Disentanglement
Google Language
Depth and Innate Judgements
Grogix 0.2
Grogix: the GRammar-Operated General information computing system
Grammar-centric programming
The Conditional Production
Decimating the WikiBase
Modularity within an Operational Grammar
Interfaces and Productions

2009

Core Memory: Unfolding sequences in software
Core Memory: List and Items
Smoothly Unfolding Project Language (SUPL)
Last Chance to Dance
The West End of Broadway
Downtown Music and Dance
Developmental sequences: Motivation
Developmental sequences: The Generic Goal
Good Paths
Empty projects do nothing
A Synthesis of Grammar and Life
Sequences: linear and differentiaing
Rethinking the fundamental aspects of functions
Mux-Demux: Coherence in Massive Generative Grammars

2008

Downtown Together!
Downtown Eugene collective
The Past vs.the Too Small argument
User-Generated Downtown
Eugene Celebration
The past few months
Web Strategy for a City
Relocalization
Minding the gaps
Pirates and Emperors

2007

Easily Destroyed
Solutions always come from people
Start giving people control
A Community Responds to a Request For Qualifications
A Peck of Park Patterns
Boondoggles or nothing
Decommissioning the Gravy Train
Healthy Garden
People win one
Fashionable prisons
Urban renewal profit
Coopting Community
Speak your mind
HistoriCity
Minority Report
Incremental
Volunteer Bureaucrats
City Admissions
Urban Renewal and Taxes
Creepy Urban Renewal
Two Conditions
It is a Subsidy
Cut Off City Hall
Board Games
Disguised Partisanship
Democracy vs Urban Renewal
Contacting Community
Real Costs
Take From The Poor To Give To The Rich
Amused Staff
Citizens Advisory
Power Fantasy and Helpful Reality
Meeting
No Dilemma
West Broadway Specifics
Anti-drink-establishment-arianism
Multi-purpose Community Centers
Compared to what?
Four small
Principle of continuity
Redevelopment Closed to the Public
Subsidized Gentrification
Flash Murmurs of Subconcious Guilt
Plethora of Possibilities
What works
Civic Priorities
West Broadway 1927
Unsustainable Urban PLanning
Responses to the RFQ
Film of Downtown Eugene Proposal
First do no harm
Priorities inside the bubble
The Fabric of Ancient Civilization
Venice didn't die
People spaces
Cozy Refuge
Capitelli: Restoration under the radar
The lost art of evidence fabrication
Matching data to slogans
Transmission cluster analysis
Citizen rule #1: never trust your government

2006

Communities are more important than their buildings
Involvement, empowerment, and feeling
A Downtown Option
Organic increase in density
Urban Renewal vs. the Universal Declaration
Meeting with Planners
Planning is a human rights issue
RFQ Development Approved
Downtown Collective
Searching for Answers
First Story
Downtown Organizations at risk
Well that didn't work
Keep it local
Alternatives
Fixing the private welfare system
Projects for downtown
Patterns in a picture
Pattern: conservatori
Patterns in a picture II
Patterns in a picture III
Patterns in a picture IV
Alternating Drips
Blaming geography for 'progress'
Obscuring power: or why Jared Diamond, Thomas Friedman and Jeffrey Sachs make me see red
Noam Chomsky on Intellectual Property
South America & Web 2.0
The Colbert I'd really like to see
The Publick Record
Automatic recognition and generation
Oh it's a major operation, I agree
The Supposed Popularity of Fast Food
The role of the weatherman
Google transport: A to B

2005

Community Projects: a neighborhood self-management tool
Keeping things alive is the key to self-repair
Centers and the Web
Money
Opera in context
Memory loss
A New approach to museums: part one
A New approach to museums: part two
What will work
Distraction & opportunity
Rank news
On the other hand ... don't even listen
How can a computer uncover physical reality?
It's obvious, but is it visible?
On the map
The privatization of truth
Deception is the root of poverty
The news is the problem, not the people
More map tricks & annotations
Planned incandescence
The note in the crowd
Real collaboration
CFR eats PBS
Google news worsening
The disaster trick
Imperial cliché
Stylish Romans
Not now? You're kidding ...
Disinfotainment
Courtiers
"Lingering" nuclear weapons?
Journalism is NOT the first draft of history
The Guardian is long gone
Disappearing differences & assertive enclosures
An interface for your conclusions
Map search broken
Just a matter of time ... ?
Geographical connection engine ...

2004

Selective Pressure Initiates Change
Where's the spark?
Latent bookshelves
What's a pattern?
Undercurrents
Avoiding Enslavement
The Lost Doors
Undermining Profit
Department of Hypocrisy & Insecurity
Fluffy press release analysis, with no follow-up
Press releases & wire services
"Strong dollar" = "none for you"
News gloss
Primary phrasing
Chomsky & Alexander
The stack

2003

The Nature of Order
Restore Art
The Corporate Theory of Government
The R3 Trick

2002

The Woodfire Center

2001

Sketchcam

2000

Olga Volchkova's Workspot dotcom frontpage
Olga Volchkova's Workspot artwork

1999

Sketches from the heart of the dotcom boom
Ollswang art retrospective
A Linux Desktop Anywhere
A gift of prior art from the dotcom boom
Google's first mobile app
eBay's first mobile app

1998

The first Location Based Service

1997

Gatemaker, or the Aspen Summit
Report on Software Issues
Thoughts on the Aspen Meeting


1996

RAIN Magazine 1996

1995

The West End
Human-Powered Vehicles

1994

Alexander visits The Oregon Experiment
The application of feeling
The early days of car-sharing
RAIN Magazine 1994

1993

CAT
Refillables
RAIN Magazine 1993

1992

Cities Against Centralization
Community Supported Agriculture
Global and Local Cameras
Making Workbikes for the Neighborhood
RAIN Magazine 1992

1991

The Oregon Experiment after Twenty Years
Medieval Movements and the Orgins of Switzerland
The Lao Alternative
RAIN Magazine 1991

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1987

Multihead Finite Automata

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1984


1983

On Writing Simulators and the Use of Macros

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1978

De Bug 107

1977

De Bug 106