Tactical Lessons I Learned from Playing Snipes

Monday, 02 May 2022

Snipes is an old video game for PC.

  • There is often more than one way in. Keep looking for alternate avenues of attack.
  • Continually evaluate the situation and spot openings or better cover that can sometimes double your...
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Ergonomics for Developers

Tuesday, 11 August 2020

...or, how I got rid of pain and kept hacking for another decade

Sitting in front of a computer and working until the wee hours of the morning is nothing unheard of for developers, and we've all gotten used to...

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The Story of e, i, pi and the Elusive Minus One

Tuesday, 20 February 2007

There are three magic numbers in mathematics that stand out above all else. The first one is π, the relationship between a circle and it's diameter; there's e, the natural logarithm that permeates so many areas of mathematics; and i,...

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When I Become Dictator, I Will...

Tuesday, 12 September 2006

  • straighten out all streets in Gothenburg in a nice north-south, east-west pattern.
  • declare Stockholm as the official "wrong side of the country".
  • move my residence to Skåne.
  • invade Denmark.
  • reinstitute the union with Norway and take all their oil. *...
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Artificial Intelligence: A Robot Psyche

Wednesday, 03 August 2005

Steven Spielberg's Artificial Intelligence takes place in a world a few hundred years into the future (the exact time is not known) when the polar icecaps have melted, flooded the whole earth and left mankind struggling to maintain its way...

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