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  1. Two New Research Papers Accepted for Publication
    Sylvain Hallé 2014-04-22 00:00:00
    Two publications will be presented at ICECCS 2014 next August.
  2. New Research Paper Accepted for Publication
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-11-29 00:00:00
    "Solving Equations on Words with Morphisms and Antimorphisms" will be presented at LATA 2014.
  3. Accepted paper at RV 2013
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-06-28 00:00:00
    ...on the use of runtime verification in video game development.
  4. Accepted paper at MeDMoT 2013
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-05-26 00:00:00
    ...on trace validation using database engines.
  5. Two new accepted papers
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-04-08 00:00:00
    ...on automated web exploration and combinatorics on words.
  6. Best Paper Award for one of my papers
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-02-11 00:00:00
    ...presented at the RV 2012 conference in Istanbul last Fall.
  7. Le financement de la recherche et les «petites» universités
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-01-31 00:00:00
    Les meilleurs sont-ils toujours ceux qu'on pense?
  8. Fantastic Windmill: a new static web site generator
    Sylvain Hallé 2013-01-26 00:00:00
    I now use it to power my own web site.
  9. New Research Paper Accepted for Publication
    Sylvain Hallé 2012-11-14 00:00:00
    "Solving Equations on Words through Boolean Satisfiability" will be presented at ACM SAC 2013.
  10. New Research Paper Accepted for Publication
    Sylvain Hallé 2012-11-07 00:00:00
  11. Installing ArchLinux on the Eee PC 4G
    Sylvain Hallé 2012-07-11 00:00:00
    A detailed set of instructions to get Arch up and running from scratch.
  12. How to install Inkscape Slides
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-11-10 00:00:00
    Instructions to install a slides extension to Inkscape
  13. Le financement de la recherche orientée au FQRNT
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-10-08 00:00:00
    Qu'en est-il exactement? Analyse des rapports financiers de l'organisme.
  14. Even more academic databases
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-07-29 00:00:00
    Just when I thought it was over.
  15. A Criticism of a... Criticism of Higher Education
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-05-28 00:00:00
    Is it? Let the numbers speak.
  16. NSERC Discovery Grants: Easier on Newcomers?
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-03-25 00:00:00
    Is it? Let the numbers speak.
  17. Academic Awareness in Industry
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-02-19 00:00:00
    Or to put more bluntly: what does industry want?
  18. How to use Firefox plugins in SeaMonkeykeywords: Firefox
    Sylvain Hallé 2011-01-21 00:00:00
    Tweak plugins so they can install in SeaMonkey.
  19. US scientific productivity is decreasing
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-12-11 00:00:00
    How was this computed? Surprising findings.
  20. Create slideshows like a pro, and for free
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-12-04 00:00:00
    How to use free tools to create videos of slideshows, with subtitles and paper handouts.
  21. A Bug in YouTube's Subtitle Functionality
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-12-04 00:00:00
    I just found a bug in YouTube's interface. Wasted time: 20 minutes.
  22. Slideshare Is Almost Excellent
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-11-30 00:00:00
    Slideshare is mostly good, but has a couple of annoying quirks.
  23. Happy Birthday, Ctrl-Alt-Del!
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-08-14 00:00:00
    The famous reboot sequence turns 30.
  24. Transformative research: an English concept?
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-07-26 00:00:00
    A case of disparity between available information in English and French when applying for a research grant.
  25. Down Memory Lane
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-07-05 00:00:00
    I recently unearthed a bunch of video clips from my stint as the Production Director of a quite unique project called SMAC. Time flies when you're having fun!
  26. Conference Gossip, Part Two
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-05-08 00:00:00
    Playing with statistics about conferences yields some amusing results.
  27. Conference Gossip, Part One
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-05-07 00:00:00
    A simple compilation of interesting conferences' statistics turned into an amusing way of studying various metrics about these events.
  28. Happy Birthday, RDBMS!
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-04-30 00:00:00
    The relational database model turns 40 next month. Can we draw some parallels between its success and our current problems in Computer Science?
  29. To my Facebook "Friends"
    Sylvain Hallé 2010-04-28 00:00:00
    More and more people are contacting me through Facebook for work-related questions. Here are a few tips for quickly burning your chances of getting an answer.
  30. Mon nombre d'Erdös est 4
    Sylvain Hallé 2009-08-01 00:00:00
    The chain of collaborations from Sylvain Hallé to Paul Erdös in 4 papers.
  31. My Erdös Number is 4
    Sylvain Hallé 2009-08-01 00:00:00
    The chain of collaborations from Sylvain Hallé to Paul Erdös in 4 papers.
  32. What is SMAC?
    Sylvain Hallé 2009-08-01 00:00:00
    Description of a project I was involved in from 2005 to 2007.