"What if you could check into trains like you can check into places that don't move all the time?" One of the authors said "Very unlikely to be usable though."
18 days ago
How to stick a sticky note
"I hear you thinking: “Is this guy kidding me? I know how to stick a sticky note!”. Please, try it for yourself and judge me afterwards"
25 days ago
4G International SIM Card – Reduce roaming charges by up to 85%
Recommended by one of my colleagues who does a lot of travelling
4 weeks ago
Python API Checklist
A good checklist of things to consider on Python API design
5 weeks ago
Achèvement du tracé collaboratif des limites communales françaises dans OpenStreetMap | OpenStreetMap France
There's a nice video here of the tracing of the boundaries of communes in France on OpenStreetMap.
5 weeks ago
What do people really think of party policies? – Paul Lenz – Medium
My colleague Paul on some results from the VAA that he runs outside work
7 weeks ago
guardian/interactive-uk-cartogram-2015: UK cartogram for 2015 general election
The Guardian's nice hexagon-based cartogram for constituencies in the UK is on GitHub
8 weeks ago
A Person Called "Lord Buckethead" Is Standing Against Theresa May
"(In the name of full transparency, it has been impossible to verify that the current Lord Buckethead is the same as the old Lord Buckethead or whether the person purporting to be Lord Buckethead on the internet is the Lord Buckethead standing for election.)"
9 weeks ago
Sounds fun - JakeArchibald.com
A great series of examples of using the Web Audio API
10 weeks ago
Visions of the Future
Some lovely posters from NASA/JPL
11 weeks ago
"This is a little dashboard that tries to take care of you when you're using your terminal. It tells you cute, self care things, and tries not to stress you out."
11 weeks ago
The Banality Of Angry – blarg?
"I asked some people on the intuberwebs about good iOS games for kids, and I was a little surprised to see Angry Birds come up. I’ve played through it; it bothered me quite a bit, and my knee-jerk reaction to the claim that it’s a kids game was scowling incomprehension. “Are you people nuts? Did we even play the same game?”"
11 weeks ago
Board game Top 10: Tile-laying games | Go Play Listen
The games I know in this list are certainly very good...
11 weeks ago
The Problem With Single-threaded Shared Mutability - In Pursuit of Laziness
"My intuition is that code far away from my code might as well be in another thread, for all I can reason about what it will do to shared mutable state."
11 weeks ago
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