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I've moved to sdf, a very cool public access unix system. The new url is http://edoneel.chaosnet.org

I used to think I'd find web services interesting, but, you know, after quite a few months I find that outside of work I just can't get excited. Ergo, we will not focus on web services anymore. Maybe Economics? I sure do spend a lot of time reading about that. OTOH, 3D graphics has always really interested me...

30 Sep 2004

NetBSD mac68k

A test softfloat build for NetBSD Mac68k is at ziaspace.com

29 Sep 2004


Escher for real.


Paul Graham - What the Bubble got Right

28 Sep 2004

NetBSD and LC040s

Yay, NetBSD 2.1 will have Support to build with soft-float enabled. [jmmv 20040926].

PR 13078 describes the errata for the LC040 which might also have helped. If a write is pending on the 68LC040 and an F-line Unimplemented Exception is taken, the pending write data may be lost.


XGrid agent for unix systems


KDrive Tiny X Server


Great, someone figured out how to exploit the JPEG parsing problem in windows


Kedama Etoys scriptable StarSqueak and the road to the future

27 Sep 2004


Stéphane Ducasse as put up Bits of History, Words of Advices alias the Green book on his webpage of free smalltalk books


Large Scale Web Apps Built on Open Source

23 Sep 2004

Ant Colony Optimization

University of Cardiff (seemingly in Wales) will have Dr Jonathan Thompson speak about ACO on 26/10/2004 at 17:30. One meets in the Internet Cafe in the Math Deptartment. A map can be found here


Cute discussion about gauges and user Interfaces


Metaprogramming GPUs with Sh

Another reference to sh

21 Sep 2004


Hacking your way off the Grid


The 18 Sep build of Mac68k softfloat NetBSD release 2.0 is here


Squeak 3.8a change 6216 unstable is here

The Internet Archive has two movies of interest:


LIFE 7.0 International Competition

Nature Inspired Computing: A New Set of Tools for Management


South Island


Supercomputers Race to Predict Storms

15 Sep 200

What Every Computer Scientist Should Know About Floating-Point Arithmetic

14 Sep 2004


Nobel Laureate Economists answer "What single breakthrough in economic thought in the past 50 years has had the most significant impact on the everyday lives of people, and why?" here

The BIS has a new Quarterly Review out with some nice verbage about the Oil Price Increases


NewLisp: A better Lisp/Scheme Fusion...

13 Sep 2004

Evolutionary Computing

The 2005 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation is in Edinburgh, UK, Sep 2-5 2005


Perodic table of Perl Operators

A Functional Quantum Programming Language


Train Scheduling with Smalltalk

The value of smalltalk - JP Morgan's risk mgmt system


Dr Ed Yardeni's Ecomics Network


Barry Ritholtz's Recollection

10 Sep 2004


Book Review: The Design and Implementation of the FreeBSD Operating System


OpenGL released

09 Sep 2004


Unix Release 5 on the Game Boy Advanced


A Built in low level telnet interface into your mac


MVC Tutorial

ESUG report


Got Game?


Missing OpenSource Projects


GreenMoney Journal

08 Sep 2004


ARS Electronica

A book talked about by Bruce Sterling called Harikunzru


Ant Colony Optimization Home


06 Sep 2004

Programming Scheme

Welcome to the Schematics Scheme Cookbook.


A new paper on SeaSide

01 Sep 2004


Conceptual Age: It's About Creators and Empathizers. The idea is that "we go from using our backs (industrial) to our left brain (knowledge worker) to our right brain. (Here Daniel Pink tries to describe right brain thinking as: holistic, big picture, intuitive, non-linear.)"

Related is a book - Welcome to the Creative Age: Bananas, Business and the Death of Marketing

Computing and Squeak

Dan Ingall's talk in Bern talked about E, the secure distributed pure-object platform and p2p scripting language for writing Capability-based Smart Contracts.

Smalltalk With Style is now freely available.

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