Three Ways I Got Inspired at GeekGirlCon
GeekGirlCon happens every October in Seattle. I had so much fun last year that I went this year as a volunteer. And I had a great time, as I fully expected. But what I didn’t expect was to come away so dang inspired.

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Seattle GiveCamp 2015
Come in Friday night, do some coding for a nonprofit, leave on Sunday night having made the world a better place.

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New SciFi: Neal Stephenson, Seveneves
The moon explodes. This happens in the first sentence. Things go downhill from there.

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Quick tip: force the browser to show the wi-fi “accept” screen
I’ve got a laptop running Windows 8. For whatever reason, whenever I get to a place with one of those wi-fi networks that makes you log in through a browser (like the airport, or Starbucks), my laptop is strangely reluctant to give me the screen. Instead I get dumb connection errors. WHERE IS THE LOGIN SCREEN? JUST SHOW IT TO ME! I DESPERATELY WISH TO ACCEPT YOUR TERMS OF SERVICE!…

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Greek Fonts Tryer-Outer
Uses Angular to display Greek text in a bunch of different Google web fonts. Because you really ought to consider your options before slapping on that Ο Δ’ ΑΝΕΞΕΤΑΣΤΟΣ ΒΙΟΣ ΟΥ ΒΙΩΤΟΣ ΑΝΘΡΩΠΩ tattoo.

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