How I Hire Programmers →
Aaron Swartz talks about how he hires programmers. Really insightful stuff.
Design Explorations by 37signals →
Oops, my bad. That’s just me being lazy. It’s probably not the first...– Not something I should say aloud in front of my Boss…
I'm DJing a party in two weeks with a laptop... →
Really informative stuff.. some great tips for DJ’ing.
POCSAG and FLEX pager reception and decoding →
Pretty cool hack.. intercepting SMS messages in plaintext with an FM receiver hooked up to a sound card. Edit: Apparently not SMS, just pager text messages.. SMS is much harder..
Node.js is genuinely exciting →
While it looks like magic, it’s really just a bunch of cool hacks.– Building a Better Photo Uploader | Facebook
Twitter on Scala →
“A Conversation with Steve Jenson, Alex Payne, and Robey Pointer”
State of Ruby VMs: Ruby Renaissance →
A rundown on the various Ruby VM’s being developed.
How to make an Espresso Blend →
A blog about coffee, pretty in-depth..
Notes about Go →
Some really intelligent points about the Go programming language.
Implementing a DHT in Go →
New language features in Java 7 →
Some good new language features. Although, I would probably prefer the type inference to be the other way around. eg. Map<String, List<String» anagrams = new HashMap<>(); .. should be: Map<> anagrams = new HashMap<String, List<String»(); ..or even better: anagrams = new HashMap<String, List<String»();
Pro Git →
Google's Dan Morrill explains how the Droid... →
Pretty weird bug.. via Waxy
25 Tips for Intermediate Git Users →
Gamebook SVG Flowcharts →
Awesome! Flowcharts of fighting fantasy gamebooks.
Log in or sign up? →
Pretty clever design. I wonder just how necessary the 2nd confirm password field is when signing up?
Metaprogramming in Ruby: It’s All About the Self →
Highly informative. Great article.
Hello World in Go - A Memcached Server →
Can’t wait to have a proper go at writing some network servers in Go..
Chromium Blog: A 2x Faster Web →
Interesting research project, an alternative to HTTP.
Flocking demo in flash →
The Motherfucking Pterodactyl →
Bonus points if you view source..
One Book, Many Readings →
Really fantastic article.. beautiful diagrams too. I wonder how this applies to the old Fighting Fantasy books…
The Go Programming Language →
“Google Go: A New Programming Language That’s Python Meets C++”
Latent Semantic Analysis in Python →
Good article, pretty easy to follow.
Damn Cool Algorithms: Spatial indexing with... →
Name that Color →
Cool little app
Closure Tools - Google Code →
Neato.. HAML is pretty cool.
dhotson's Profile - GitHub →
Nice.. GitHub redesigned their profile page.
Charting time series as calendar heat maps in R →
Pretty cool visualisation.
When the first self-sustained nuclear chain...
Compton: The Italian navigator has landed in the New World.
Conant: How were the natives?
Compton: Very friendly.