I need to talk to you about computers, stevenf on the iPad and New
World computing. Read this. Soon you can tell just about everyone
“Here’s a nickel, kid. Get yourself a better computer”… if there
still are any real computers around, that is.
Mark Pilgrim’s Setup,
“I’ve had my current desktop for a little over two years. I want to
continue using it for another 20. I mean that literally: this
computer, this keyboard, this mouse, these three monitors. 20 years.”
CREOL: A formal framework for reflective component modelling
the language is based on concurrent objects communicating by means of
asynchronous method calls, and is formally defined with an operational
semantics expressed in rewriting logic.
awf, the Amazingly Workable Formatter—a “nroff -man” or
(subset) “nroff -ms” clone written entirely in (old) awk.
See that girl, barefootin’ along,
Whistlin’ and singin’, she’s a carryin’ on.
There’s laughing in her eyes, dancing in her feet,
She’s a neon-light diamond and she can live on the street.
— Grateful Dead, The Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion)
In praise of git’s index, a great feature once you’ve grokked it.
Digerati colorscheme for
emacs-nav, a small file browser pane for Emacs, even more
lightweight than speedbar.
Miso font, light, clean, and suitable for @font-face.
Generating Good Syntax Errors
Why Vector Clocks are Easy