Unraveling the story behind the stereotype of video games being for boys. A fantastic article on how gaming went from a fairly gender-neutral thing to a boys club during the 80’s. All hail the power of marketing. No girls allowed
The Doctor’s favorite. And one of mine.
Robots. Because robots.
fuck yeah bitches. how to set environment variables for jenkins jobs
fighting with the jvm, jenkins and maxpermsize. fucking puppet.
White and yellow, kill a fellow. Purple and blue, good for you. Red… could be good, could be dead. Get to Know Your Edible Berries with a Simple Mnemonic [Survival]
People have a natural intuition about risk, and in many ways it’s very good. It fails at times due to a variety of cognitive biases, but for normal risks that people regularly encounter, it works surprisingly well: often better than we give it credit for. This struck me as I listened to yet another conference […]
Don’t make something unless it is both necessary and useful; but if it is both necessary and useful, don’t hesitate to make it beautiful. The Shaker Design Philosophy – Bokardo
They’s a time of change, an’ when that comes, dyin’ is a piece of all dyin’, and bearin’ is a piece of all bearin’, an’ bearin’ an’ dyin’ is two pieces of the same thing. An’ then things ain’t so lonely anymore. An’ then a hurt don’t hurt so bad. John Steinbeck, The Grapes of […]
Big huge bug. Any idea what?