Recreating Retro Plotter Art

made by piratefsh, submitted by rachel
In this talk at Plotter People, Sher Minn explores computer history, the first plotters and the graphics folks make with them, and some neat examples of fractals and emergent patterns.

LambdaBTC

made by clample, submitted by vaibhavsagar
A bitcoin wallet in Haskell!

Repominder

made by simon-weber, submitted by rachel
Repominder is a Django project that reminds OSS maintainers when they've forgotten to cut a release.

Dynamicland Experiments

made by cwervo, submitted by rachel
This is a great collection of projects and experiments created at Dynamicland, a great place.

How To Predict Any Three Events More Accurately

made by kao, submitted by nicholasbs
An exploration of the James-Stein Estimator, and the surprising result that historical averages of even *unrelated* events can help yield better predictions!

Beat Bucket

made by joebeachjoebeach, submitted by porterjamesj
This browser-based synthesizer makes it easy to quickly create and experiment with its unique "bucket" interface for setting note duration.

Restoring RC's Color Classic

made by davidbalbert, nicholasbs, submitted by rachel
RC has a small collection of vintage computers. Occasionally folks restore them, and do fun stuff like this!

BabyBrowser

made by lauryndbrown, submitted by porterjamesj
It's easy to complain about how browsers are so complicated they're impossible to understand, it's much harder to roll up your sleeves and start making one.

Phonetron – designing and building a DIY cellphone

made by Kevin Lynagh, submitted by nicholasbs
Kevin designed and built his own high-end "dumbphone"

scheme2luac

made by adambk, submitted by porterjamesj
A compiler from Scheme to Lua bytecode. I love seeing compilers with unexpected source language / output language pairs, and this is a great example!