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William Gibson Has a Lot to Answer For

Yet another 3D visualization of the web, this one inspired by the Sims. See this post for a walkthrough. No idea how useful it is, but it’s real purty.</...
November 24, 2005

Disclaimers and Apologies

I’m going to start this review with a disclaimer and an apology. The disclaimer is that the publisher of these two books also published my most recent one; t...
November 24, 2005

Breaking and Bulletproofing

I don’t know much about graphic design. In fact, I know almost nothing, and what little I know is probably wrong. I do, however, know about how to use modu...
November 24, 2005

Fogel’s "Producing Open Source Software"

A community is more than just a bunch of people. It’s a shared set of values, and rules for how to behave. By this standard, the open source community isn’...
November 24, 2005