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The best things and stuff of 2012

Great things and people that I discovered, learned, read, met, etc. in 2012. No particular ordering is implied. Not everything is new. hacker news discussion also: see the lists from 2011 and 2010 Great blog posts read A short lesson in perspective — easily the best post of 2012 in my mind. Exponential decay of […]

This PLT Life: Just works…

Inspired1 by Manuel Simoni’s This PLT Life series I present, “When I spend days working on a hard problem, and it just works the first time I run it.”: :F Stolen ↩

Our industry needs more…

A few weeks ago I tweeted: Every programmer should create, at least once: OS, editor, database, roguelike, interpreter, compiler and robot. Every programmer should create, at least once: OS, editor, database, roguelike, interpreter, compiler and robot.— Fogus (@fogus) November 14, 2012 Yesterday a lovely post was released by an adventurous programmer Gusts Kaksis who hopes […]

This PLT Life: The Node.js guy speaks his mind

Inspired1 by Manuel Simoni’s This PLT Life series I present, “My reaction when the Node.js guy speaks about simplicity and programming languages.”: :F Stolen ↩

Announcing Minderbinder v0.2.0

Minderbinder is a Clojure library for defining unit conversions available at read, compile and run time. This post is a quick overview. More information is available on the Minderbinder source repo. Use Include the following in your Leiningen project.clj file: [fogus/minderbinder “0.2.0”] Or include the following in your pom.xml file in the dependencies section: <dependency> […]