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James Stanley

The writing is bad and the stories are not very interesting.

  • By James Stanley
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly 23 posts per year
  • First post on

Posts per year

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Posts per year
Year starting Posts
2022 19
2023 29
2024 2

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

How to read from a TCP socket (but were too afraid to ask)
You can get surprisingly far, before it bites you, with only a fuzzy and incorrect understanding of how you should read from a TCP socket. I see this often in (failing) Protohackers solutions. Once you …
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We're not in a simulation
In this post I'm going to make the case that IF (big if) the universe can be simulated, then actually running the simulation has no effect on the contents of the universe. Either the universe …
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The watch project
My quest at the moment is to try to make a mechanical watch. Specifically I want to make the movement. I'm not interested in buying a bunch of parts and assembling a watch. I'm also …
On , 2,216 words