Tweetcarts @ DonutJS
I recently gave a talk on the joy that is Pico-8 Tweetcarts at DonutJS. You can watch the talk here. And if you want to use PicoPoint, the slide presentation template I made inside Pico-8, you can grab it here.

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How to set up a podcast alarm with BeyondPod + Tasker
It’s like waking up to the radio for the 21st century.

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Coding as a Communicative Act
Coding is made up of what you might call wibbly-wobbly, languagey-wanguagey… stuff. Where it diverges from human language is really fascinating.

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Some examples of Mongo Scala Driver usage
Sometimes in #consultantLife you find yourself in the middle of an obscure, sparsely-blogged-about problem–say, your¬†Scala API suddenly¬†needs to talk to a Mongo database. And you ask yourself, “How did I get here? This is not my beautiful SQL…” But the only way out is through, so you install the Mongo Scala Driver and forge ahead. But it would be just, like, SUPER helpful if you had a few more examples of how to use it.

I’m here for you, friend.

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Windows 10 windows behaving weirdly? I bet I know the fix
The other day, I noticed that my windows weren’t behaving correctly. Alt-tab didn’t tab between windows; the minimize button wasn’t working; the window-right-arrow to make a window take up half the screen wasn’t working… it was driving me absolutely batty. I just assumed it was due to some goofy upgrade and that I’d have to learn to live with it.

But no!

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