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Work I pushed a thing live. It took 12 hours, I’m still fixing bugs in it, but it’s there, a new base to start from, and nearly five months work. It could have gone better, but there are ways it

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Code starts in a text editor. Your text editor might be a full IDE, custom built for your language, a vim window with more commands than you can remember, or an emacs with more metakeys than you have fingers. Nowadays,

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Pillars of Eternity

It wasn’t until about four hours in that I heard it first. The triggers for it aren’t the same as previous games, it’s more forgiving in that respect at least, but attempting to get out of an underground maze: You

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We have been fucked by the federation and syndication of our content. I miss comment threads, and I miss blogging. The age of transitory content, of content discovery, has happened, and it turns out that the winners are the content

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I used to do this kind of thing monthly in WRP format. It’s as good as any: Work: Skute’s in the wild, to some extent. Beta invitations have been sent out – the demons of the Play Store beta system are

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“No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away…” ― Terry Pratchett, Reaper Man I’m rarely out of words, but today’s one of those. It’s around 20 years since I wondered why everyone kept

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New Apple announcement looks interesting. Handily, the new Macbook will been in second revision about the same time I’m looking to upgrade my work MBA, I’m impressed they got a high-res display into a fanless thiner-than-air case without too much

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The previous MTOL were in 2004 and 2007, and soon I’m going to get over this “I’ve been doing this too long” kick. Organisation Google & Omnifocus, mostly. My email is google-app based, although most of my interface with it is

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I am interested in preserving my own history. One of the reasons Aquarionics is hosted on my own server is because when I started this up – and the site in one form or other would be qualified to drive

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Every so often, it occurs to me that Dungeons and Dragons models an extremely schizophrenic variant of competence. “I use Vicious Mockery on the guard” “Okay, you fire off a stream of insults which [Clatter] hit him square in the

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