Software Engineering

  • Calendar

    July 24, 2014
  • Calendar

    October 3, 2013
  • Calendar

    December 2, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    How a Girl on Top Chose, Kinda, to Move Back to Deep Ellum After Two Years Living in Austin

    ​Lower Greenville, Knox-Henderson or Deep Ellum? That's the question I asked all kinds of folks before moving back to Dallas this month to re-join the Observer. Two and a half years gone while in grad school in Austin, and all kinds of things change in this town. Somebody set off a Banana Republi ... More >>

  • Music

    May 7, 2009

    Jonathan Coulton

    Wednesday, May 13, at the Granada Theater

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    Top 10 Country Albums of 2008

    Photo by Michael Alan GoldbergTwo young blondes with toothy smiles and hard-core work ethics, Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood, helped country expand its fan base in these years of shrinking music sales. Meanwhile, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Alan Jackson, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2008

    Credit Card Hacking, Not Just the Newest Game at Dave & Buster's

    Folks who visited a Dave & Buster's in '07 might want to take note: Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Justice revealed that during a five-month period last year, hackers got into the Dallas-based fun-and-games chain's database and swiped customers' credit card numbers, expiration dates and security ... More >>

  • Music

    October 5, 2006


    The Dutchess (A&M)

  • Music

    July 15, 2004

    Tree Wave

    Cabana EP+ (Made Up Records)

  • News

    March 13, 2003

    Hard Words for Software

    DCAD spends $5.5 million developing its own computer program. Why?

  • News

    January 24, 2002

    Men From g.o.d.

    Why are these Dallas high-tech hotshots chucking the action, gore and riches of the computer gaming world to hawk a genteel digital magazine?

  • Music

    April 12, 2001

    Charlie Robison

    Step Right Up (Lucky Dog/Sony Nashville)

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    Code of Conduct

    Dave Thomas' book offers workplace philosophy for more than just computer freaks and geeks

  • News

    March 16, 2000

    Critic's circle

    WFAA movie reviewer Gary Cogill is guru and matchmaker for a caffeinated crowd of film buffs

  • News

    January 14, 1999

    Stormy weather

    Hot new computer game maker ION Storm appears to have all it needs for success -- top talent, plenty of money, and legions of anxious fans. So why is its future so cloudy?

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Invasion of the bodyshoppers

    A shortage of American engineers and programmers spells boom times for brokers who peddle skilled foreign workers at bargain prices. Is it exploitation, or just good business?

  • News

    August 27, 1998

    Bugged By the Millennium

    A computer glitch has some Dallasites predicting an apocalyptic meltdown. They may not be that crazy.

  • News

    March 7, 1996
  • News

    December 7, 1995

    Caught in the Web

    Zach Loafman, a gifted St. Mark's teen, fights an addiction to the Internet.