Bare Bones Software | Company History
Bare Bones Here are some high points from our long and distinguished history: December 13: BBEdit 12.5.2 maintenance update released December 4: BBEdit 25th…
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Autistic people listen to their hearts to test anti-anxiety therapy
Becka, one of the trial participants.Photograph: Martin Godwin for the Guardian A pioneering therapy aimed at lowering anxiety by tuning into your own heartbeat…
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Newly unsealed documents reveal dark details about the Sandy Hook mass shooter
A Sandy Hook memorial in Connecticut in December 2012 Jared Wickerham/Getty Looking for news you can trust? Subscribe to our free newsletters. Adam Lanza, who…
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Introduction to Applied Linear Algebra – Vectors, Matrices, and Least Squares
Introduction to Applied Linear Algebra – Vectors, Matrices, and Least Squares Stephen Boyd and Lieven Vandenberghe Cambridge University Press This book is used…
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Graphics Programming Black Book
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Web design and development articles and tutorials for advent
The (Switch)-Case for State Machines in User Interfaces David Khourshid pops the cookies in the oven, and while they bake, introduces the concept of state…
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My Bookshelf
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5 mundane monad examples in everyday use
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Analysis: Trump on the South Lawn
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Mike Flynn Was Always a Fraud
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A collection of color themes for Emacs24 + The themes are named after important/influential programmers. Fixes, pull requests and feedback very welcome : )…
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EXCLUSIVE: Documents point to illegal campaign coordination between Trump and the NRA
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Inside The North Carolina Republican Vote Machine: Cash, Pills — And Ballots
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\bfseries is to \textbf as WHAT is to \textsf
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The Death of the WASP Elite Is Greatly Exaggerated.
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How to Be an Artist
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Emily Carroll Art & Comics
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Built to Last
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Yak shaving and fixing I have a niche at work: I like to fix stuff. I’m not as good at big, long projects or at writing lots of code from scratch. But this…
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The story behind the first computer in Canada - Spacing Toronto
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The 10 Worst Family Games
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In Whose Interest?
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