A Lazy Sequence

Bookmarks for 2010

Movie fonts

21 December 2010

www.linotype.com

Linotype tell you what fonts are on what movies.

Clojure at BackType

27 November 2010

sna-projects.com

Nathan Marz shows how BackType uses Clojure and his Hadoop powered Cascalog system. In this video Marz introduces Cascalog and shows how they used it to build their influencer metrics

ZeroMQ and Clojure

12 November 2010

antoniogarrote.wordpress.com

A brief introduction to Zero Message Queue and Clojure.

Tito

12 November 2010

www.adornomedia.com

A fun little web based musical toy. Requires flash.

Jim Butcher and Fred Hicks Interview

12 November 2010

www.thewalkingeye.com

The Walking Eye interviews Jim Butcher (author of the Dresden Files) and Fred Hicks (of Evil Hat games) about the Dresden Files RPG.

Macronomicon

02 November 2010

github.com

Fogus's studies in macrology in Clojure.

(not= DSL macros)

22 October 2010

vrac.cgrand.net

Christophe Grand's Clojure Conj slides.

docco

21 October 2010

github.com

A javascript/coffeescript documentation generator.

Organizing programs

19 October 2010

labs.oracle.com

A paper from Sun/Oracle about prototypal software models (.ps.gz)

Backbone

19 October 2010

documentcloud.github.com

Backbone supplies structure to JavaScript-heavy applications by providing models with key-value binding and custom events, collections with a rich API of enumerable functions, views with declarative event handling, and connects it all to your existing application over a RESTful JSON interface.

Gridulator

19 October 2010

gridulator.com

A tool for calculating pixel grid for any width.

Mike Mignola's studio

15 October 2010

www.mtv.com

12 photo's showing Hellboy creator Mike Mignola's studio, complete with sketches for The Whittier Legacy.

Aspect technology

09 October 2010

rdonoghue.blogspot.com

Rob Donoghue on refinements and tweaks for Aspects in the FATE RPG system.

CSS gradient editor

08 October 2010

www.colorzilla.com

A browser based tool for generating CSS for gradients

git-achievements

27 September 2010

github.com

Over 40 different achievements to gain with Git, most width different levels to be achieved.

unifycle

27 September 2010

www.fogus.me

Fogus's unification library for Clojure.

Mouse Guard cards

26 August 2010

plainvanilla.typepad.com

Indy Pete's Mouse Guard cards and tokens.

Bier Essentials

20 August 2010

www.bier.co.nz

Stephen Bier's beer reviews archive.

Game design is mind control

11 August 2010

www.thewalkingeye.com

Luke Crane and Jared Sorensen gencon game design panel. 1 hour 45 minutes of audio.

Reducate

06 August 2010

github.com

A for-like macro for reduce in clojure

Fixie bike stunts

05 August 2010

www.youtube.com

blah blah hipsters blah blah backflip off a tree! also Band of Horses music

Counter Clockwise key bindings

03 August 2010

code.google.com

This page details keybindings and other features of a clojure editor. These keybindings include all the 'paredit' mode support to make sexp editing easy.

The HTML5 test

02 August 2010

www.html5test.com

How well does your browser support HTML5?

Replacement icon for Eclipse

02 August 2010

mark-story.com

Mark Story has created an icon for eclipse on the mac that is much less ugly than the purple atrocity that ships by default. There are also instructions on installing it.

Freeze

20 July 2010

rdonoghue.blogspot.com

Rob Donoghue's advice on dealing with players freezing up in roleplaying games

HTML5 programming with F#

14 July 2010

blogs.msdn.com

Don Syme shows how to use F# to generate client side javascript with a simple annotation. The F# is a very close match to the JS you would write, only type checked.

ClojureDocs

13 July 2010

clojuredocs.org

Online community documention for Clojure and clojure libraries and tools.

The West Marches

29 June 2010

arsludi.lamemage.com

Ben Robbins describes his West Marches campaign designed around intermittent attendance and scheduling. Via Irminsul

Story Games names project

22 June 2010

www.bullypulpitgames.com

The Story Games project to create a book of names for a wide range of settings

Comparing Clojure books

15 June 2010

stackoverflow.com

Stack Overflow discussion on the various clojure books available.

Towards a universal VM

14 June 2010

www.infoq.com

A presentation about improving the JVM for multiple languages (InfoQ presentation).

defmethodfn

10 June 2010

gist.github.com

Perfect for those situations where something returns a function that you want to use as a multimethod

Nels Cline: tech talk

05 June 2010

www.nelscline.com

Apparently Nels Cline has a huge page about his guitar gear on his site. A bunch of it at least is pre his Wilco stuff but screw it, its Nels Cline.

A partial road map to RPG structure

03 June 2010

www.storiesyouplay.com

An infographic looking at a partial spectrum of RPG games and how various approaches to characters etc interact.

History of T

12 May 2010

www.paulgraham.com

Olin Shiver's history of 'T'; an early lisp/scheme implementation

NIN wallpapers

01 May 2010

beta.media.nin.com

A bunch of wallpapers from the Nine Inch Nails.

Clojure performance guarantees

28 April 2010

www.innoq.com

An excellent summary of the performance guarantees of core datastructures and operations in Clojure.

VMKit

23 April 2010

lambda-the-ultimate.org

A Substrate for Managed Runtime Environments. Apparently built on top of a number of interesting technologies, most notably LLVM.

Clojure datatypes

22 April 2010

clojure.org

Overview of the datatypes features coming in Clojure 1.2

Every time zone

20 April 2010

everytimezone.com

Never warp your brain with timezone math again

Maxine VM

15 April 2010

lambda-the-ultimate.org

A Java VM in Java

Randomness in games

15 April 2010

playthisthing.com

Greg Costikyan examines the role of randomness in games

A dismal guide to concurrency

13 April 2010

www.facebook.com

An overview of different challenges and approaches to concurrency in software design.

Clojure performance tips

05 April 2010

gnuvince.wordpress.com

Some simple tips to make clojure code faster (and largely not any uglier)

moustache

29 March 2010

github.com

Christophe Grand's Moustache micro web framework for Clojure

memoize done right

16 March 2010

kotka.de

Meikel Brandmeyer revisits his Clojure memoizing function with respect to concurrency tools.

Clojure bookshelf

15 March 2010

www.amazon.com

Rich Hickey's list of books that influenced clojure or otherwise related.

Clojure memoization

09 March 2010

kotka.de

Meikel Brandmeyer uses the rule of three to write an improved memoization utility for clojure

Square peg, REST hole

25 February 2010

stage.vambenepe.com

"For all its goodness, REST sometimes feels like trying to fit a square peg in the proverbial round hole" via Bill de hOra

It is okay to use POST

25 February 2010

roy.gbiv.com

Roy Fielding talks about POST (and other methods) in RESTful architectures

minithttpd

24 February 2010

gist.github.com

A tiny barebones web server written in clojure

What to expect from Compojure 0.4.0

22 February 2010

groups.google.com

James Reeves discusses the changes in version 0.4 of Compojure and the role of Ring in the new version.

Penumbra

21 February 2010

github.com

An idiomatic wrapper for OpenGL in Clojure

Pascal spoken here

19 February 2010

www.bogost.com

A look at old apple ads and the role of programming as part of computing at the dawn of personal computers.

Compels in a nutshell

16 February 2010

lcdarkwood.livejournal.com

Lenny Balsera reduces Compels in the FATE RPG system down to the core concepts

A monad non-tutorial

14 February 2010

strongtyped.blogspot.com

'What is a monad?' is the wrong question.

Sarcastic font

14 February 2010

glennmcanally.com

It's time for a revolution. It's time for a new font style!

The Beer Store

09 February 2010

www.beerstore.co.nz

New Zealand based seller of domestic and international fancy beers

Jon Harrop on Clojure and F#

08 February 2010

groups.google.com

Interesting comments on the suitability of F# and Clojure for 'real world' software

Revised font stack

06 February 2010

www.awayback.com

A well considered article about CSS font stacks to work with fonts available on both Windows and Mac.

Bill Watterson interview

01 February 2010

www.cleveland.com

Creator of ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ is interviewed 15 years after he finished the series.