Journal of a Programmer
Short notes and essays about stuff that interests me (mostly technical stuff).
Sunday, July 15, 2018
WC 2018 final
What an entertaining game! 90 minutes of action, never a dull moment. Some weird things, too: fans on the pitch, goal-keeper mistakes, own ...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
The Talos Principle: a very short review
ICYMI, the mouse roared today, and defeated the mighty lion . It was a joy to see my Croatian colleague as happy as I've seen him in q...
Monday, July 9, 2018
WS 2018 Semifinals
We're getting down to it. In many ways, trying to make picks isn't a lot of fun at this point. For one thing, the field contains o...
Saturday, July 7, 2018
Up, up, and away!
If there's a slowdown, it hasn't arrived here yet: How Window Washers Almost Sunk Salesforce Tower’s Interactive Light Sculpture ...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
WS 2018 Quarterfinals
Oh, here we are again! Time for those picks! I seem to have done OK on my Round-of-16 picks, but that will not stand. Partly, this is bec...
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Around the middle of yesterday afternoon, the skies darkened. The sunset was deep red, terrible and angry. This morning we awoke to a coa...
Thursday, June 28, 2018
WC 2018 Round of 16
Well! That was a lightning-fast first 48 games for the 2018 World Cup, wasn't it? But we can take our breath, rest for a day at least,...
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