“A blog about signals, programming, music, and other stuff.”
By Oona Räisänen.
a year ago
Spiral spectrograms and intonation illustrations
I've been experimenting with methods for visualising harmony, intonation (tuning), and overtones in music. Ordinary spectrograms aren't very well suited for that as the harmonic relations are not intuitively visible. Let's see what could be …
By Oona Räisänen, 851 words
Average 830 words.
Adam Keys is typing
“Developer and engineering manager at large.”
2 days ago
Make code better by writing about it
Writing improves thoughts and ideas. Doubly so for thoughts and ideas about code. Writing, about software or otherwise, is a process wherein: thoughts and ideas are clarified ideas are transferred to colleagues culture (of a …
Average 382 words.
Alex McLean – Making music with text[ure]
a month ago
Performing openness in academic publishing
I was unsure about writing this blog post, but today I was turned away from signing up for the openly-advertised University of Sheffield’s Open Research initiative’s inaugural annual Open Research lecture for not being a …
Average 510 words.
“The place where I talk about anything, from machine learning to cooking.”
2 weeks ago
The Sweet Spot for Buying Used Cars.
tldr When considering buying a used car, you’re not just acquiring a mode of transportation, but also valuable insight into the car’s longevity. By knowing the car has stood the test of time for a …
Average 76 words.
Armin Ronacher's Thoughts and Writings | Blog
3 months ago
A Better Way to Borrow in Rust: Stack Tokens
As a Rust programmer you are probably quite familiar with how references work in Rust. If you have a value of type T you can generally get various references to it by using the ampersand …
By Armin Ronacher, 1,650 words
Average 1,476 words.
2 weeks ago
Building an FPGA Computer: SAP-2
Previously I built the SAP-1 on an FPGA based on a design laid out in the book Digital Computer Electronics by Malvino and Brown. Now it’s time to build the SAP-2, also from the book, …
Average 84 words.
“A log of my technical pursuits.”
By John Carveth.
3 weeks ago
Bringing the Power of an IDE to the Terminal
Recently, I decided to take the plunge and switch from my usual editor-of-choice, VSCode, to the terminal-based Neovim. I had already been using the terminal for more and more things in my day-to-day workflow, and …
By John L. Carveth, 118 words
Average 70 words.
“A federated social network for individuals and communities to design, operate and control their own digital lives.”
4 months ago
Bonfire presentation @ PrivacyWeek
In September we have been invited to present bonfire at the Italian PrivacyWeek. We joined Francesco Macchia and Filippo Delle Bianca in a speech titled: "Does it exist an alternative and a future for social …
Average 688 words.
“Welcome to the lab.”
By Brett Terpstra.
a day ago
Stuff I'm Using in 2023
I just wanted to take a moment once again to point you to my “Stuff I Use” page on this site. It’s a bunch of my favorite tools and services with whom I have affiliate …
Average 405 words.
“I am a multi-disciplinary engineer and entrepreneur with a PhD in flying robotics and interests in software, aviation, photography, generative art, plotters, and home automation.”
By Antoine Beyeler.
a month ago
Project: the Automatic #plotloop Machine
What’s this? I recently built an “Automatic #plotloop Machine”, named after the common social media hashtag for these animations made of individually plotted frames. This article is a thorough description of the project, covering both …
Average 1,183 words.
change is - matt.sh
a week ago
Cogito, Ergo Sumana | Home
“Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder.”
3 weeks ago
Speech-to-text with Whisper: How I Use It & Why
Whisper, from OpenAI, is a new open source tool that "approaches human level robustness and accuracy on English speech recognition"; "Moreover, it enables transcription in multiple languages, as well as translation from those languages into …
Average 42 words.
“I’m a funemployed programmer and deep learning enthusiast.”
By Colin Morris.
6 months ago
A brief history of "men who have sex with men"
With monkeypox in the news, some people are encountering the phrase “men who have sex with men” (“MSM” for short) for the first time. I’ve even seen some hot takes positing that it’s a new …
Average 1,777 words.
Curls, clouds and code
“A personal blog curated by Corstian Boerman.”
a year ago
How to set up Traefik on Kubernetes?
Recently I started playing around with Traefik on Kubernetes and wanted to request wildcard LetsEncrypt certificates.
By Corstian Boerman, 23 words
Average 34 words.
David Smith, Independent iOS Developer
10 hours ago
Back in 2017 I had created a site which took the the audio of some of my favorite podcasts and tried to make them searchable by passing them through an automated speech-to-text engine. In the …
Average 552 words.
Dhole Moments - Blog
“Writings about information security, cryptography, software, and humanity, from a member of the furry fandom with a dhole fursona.”
6 days ago
Dogwhistles and Other Falsehoods Uttered About Furries
The Furry Fandom is a vibrant participatory online community. Furries skew heavily LGBTQIA+ and largely originated as a queer-positive spin-off of the science fiction fandom. Last year, a group of trolls decided to prank the …
Average 1,934 words.
By Edd Sowden.
2 years ago
Deleting my tweets
Over the past couple of years I’ve slowly stopped using twitter. Initially I was just tweeting less, while still reading lots of it. Then as they slowly broke Tweetbot by removing APIs I slowly just …
Average 583 words.
a month ago
What I have been working on: Modal
Long story short: I'm working on a super cool tool called Modal. Please check it out — it lets you run things in the cloud without having to think about infrastructure. Scaling out, scheduling, containerization, …
Average 50 words.
Essays by Suhas Guruprasad
5 months ago
Introduction to Quantum Information
Melchior and I are doing a course offered by KAIST on coursera.org. This web notes has solutions to problems from the course. We’re pretty new to this so the solutions might contain errors. If you …
Average 827 words.
“I'm a programmer. I'm mostly focused on building API's, HTTP-related applications and improving development processes.”
By Evert Pot.
3 weeks ago
Knex (with MySQL) had a very scary SQL injection
Knex recently released a new version this week (2.4.0). Before this version, Knex had a pretty scary SQL injection. Knex currently has 1.3 million weekly downloads and is quite popular. The security bug is probably …
By Evert Pot, 1,011 words
Average 788 words.