On Orwell's Politics and the English Language

I was pointed to Orwell's Politics and the English Language essay by an internet comment about technical writing. It's a fascinating piece and totally not what »

Safe Rust bindings for path-finding code in C

While working on Dose Response, I found myself writing bindings to libtcod (it's a great starting point for roguelikes and I was already familiar with it) »

Learning to climb rocks

I've had my best birthday present yesterday. Back in March my fiancĂ© booked a climbing instructor for a day to teach us how to climb on »

Ditch that unpack-all-the-things shell script for atool

You know that feeling of dread when you unzip something your idiot Windows-using friend ("more of an acquaintance, really") sent you and it spews a zillion »

what-if tl;dr

(a.k.a. what if Randall Munroe was a lazy asshole?) Motivation: http://what-if.xkcd.com/ is awesome. While reading it, I've noticed that some of »

My idea for the 7 Day Roguelike Challenge

I planned to participate in this year's 7 Day Roguelike Challenge. It's a game jam where you write a roguelike game in 7 days. For personal »