I've got fed up with Twitter - here's why.
I'm knocking the rust off my programming skills by attempting to write a pure-Python interpreter for OpenRefine "scripts".
"Yesterbox" is a clever system for managing email that involves hiding today's new email. Turns out that's trivial to implement in emacs.
The SC Test competition invited proposals for better testing tools.
I can't believe it's taken this long to create tools that allow simultaneous editing of markdown documents, but they're finally here.
For the SC Track competition entrants were asked to design a better bug-tracker.
The SC Config category asked competitors to make it easy to make software that runs on any platform. How did they get on?
Entrants to the SC Build category were invited to create a replacement for the venerable make tool. How did they do?
Before @softwarecarpentry, there was Software Carpentry. What happened to it?
I’ve had my eye on the Fairphone 2 for a while now, and when my current phone, an aging Samsung Galaxy S4, started playing up I decided it was time to take the plunge. A few people have asked for my thoughts on the Fairphone so here are a few notes. Why I bought it The thing that sparked my interest, and the main reason for buying the phone really, was the ethical stance of the manufacturer.