Understanding the AUROC metric

made by brilee, submitted by porterjamesj
An explanation of metrics for comparing statistical classifiers, and why the most common one, AUROC, is so commonly used.

7 Ways to Loop in JavaScript

made by hachibu, submitted by nicholasbs
A fun exercise: See how many different ways you can think of to loop over an array in JavaScript before reading this post.


made by rodarmor, submitted by porterjamesj
A simpler-than-make command runner.

Perlin Noise with SVG!

made by dangorelick, submitted by catilac
It's perlin noise with SVG. It is a great reminder that there is a lot of really cool graphics stuff that can be done with it. A robust medium that nobody really knows about.

interdimensional travel

made by thisisthais, submitted by porterjamesj
Thais made this incredibly cool fragment shader!


made by QuietMisdreavus, submitted by rachel
A "a quick-and-dirty server" to turn web articles to DOCX files and send them to the user's Kindle (with a great name!).

Code is a User Interface

made by Justin Falcone, submitted by davidbalbert
A talk about language design that encourages programmers to think in terms of designing DSLs.

Emacs Lisp Challenge: flaky-if

made by nickdrozd, submitted by porterjamesj
An explanation of how to make Emacs' if-expressions behave incorrectly only some of the time, and the resulting humorous behavior of the editor.

Supreme Court Statistics II

made by Alec, submitted by davidbalbert
Neat visualizations of the 2017 term of the US Supreme Court.

Modern Architecture

made by scientiffic, submitted by davidbalbert
Explore examples of modern architecture using Google Street View. Source: https://glitch.com/edit/#!/modern-architecture