Ribbon

Most of you may think that Microsoft's Ribbon is fairly new. However, the truth is it was already an optional feature in Word 5.5, as the following screenshot plainly demonstrates: I salute Microsoft for their foresight.

Reply

The Evils Of Positional Arguments

A few days ago I found myself writing pure ansi C code, after over two years of not touching it at all. In fact, these two years consisted mostly of Python, and a little of C#, both very far from it. While coding away, trying... View Article

4 Comments

Rotating Cube in JavaScript

My CSS-Parrot gave me an appetite for more in-browser graphics. This, led to my newest creation: A rotating "3D" cube, written with JavaScript. Check it out here: http://kanelynchsucks.com/sfsr/rot_cube.html (glory to Tzahi for hosting it) Edit: The page is currently unavailible. If you're interested, email me... View Article

2 Comments

Pickling Python Expressions

My last post introduced the concept of X, a class which "absorbs" operations and behaves like a function. As many people pointed out, this was merely a syntactic alternative to lambda. You may like it, you may not. Now, after a rewrite, X can now... View Article

3 Comments

Fun While Avoiding Lambda (Python)

Readers, meet X. X is a class I wrote in Python as an alternative to using lambda. It has two main features: It acts as an identity function ( so X(3) == 3, etc. ) When performing operations on it, it returns a new class... View Article

13 Comments

China and Worms (not a culinary post)

Hi, I'm back from my long trip in China. It was great, and I have too many stories to tell. I would've written some posts during my trip, but my blog seems to be blocked by China's firewall (wordpress in general is not!). How curious... View Article

1 Comment