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 rocks. It took a »

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 files all over your »

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 the articles begin with »

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 reasons (hopefully nothing serious »

Bookmarklet to expand inline comments in Gerrit

tl;dr: drag this link to your Bookmarks bar: Expand Gerrit Comments. A core part of the OpenStack development culture is doing code reviews. To get a patch merged in »

On Roguelikes

I was having an email conversation with a friend who was trying Spelunky and enjoying it but not really getting what the roguelikes are about. The explanation turned into a »