Programmatically generating puzzles as SVGs

made by brindelle, submitted by nicholasbs
A Clojure library for generating puzzles as SVGs.

What RESTful actually means

made by laurenzlong, submitted by nicholasbs
An overview of Representational State Transfer (REST) and what it is.

Age specification, a simple file encryption tool & format

made by filippo, Benjojo, submitted by davidbalbert
Age is a replacement for GPG's file encryption features that will be easier to use without making mistakes.

Slow Twitter

made by katyilonka, submitted by alicia
Slow Twitter is a chrome extension that forces you to read twitter calmly and with intention. Code here:

Plotty Bird: Flappy Bird for a 1980s pen plotter

made by wesleyac, submitted by nicholasbs
A version of Flappy Bird for the HP7440A, a pen plotter from the 1980s.

Three hours of my day

made by mjec, submitted by porterjamesj
This post is lovely reflection on how to simplify a system and what it means to grow as a programmer.

pokemon2pokemon: Using Neural Networks to Generate Pokemon as Different Elemental Types

made and submitted by rileywong
Training a neural network to "translate" Pokemon into different elemental types!

How to Build a Keyboard, Part 1

made by alessia, submitted by porterjamesj
Alessia builds her own ortholinear keyboard!

Exploring Natural Language Processing with Alice in Wonderland

made by Valerie, submitted by porterjamesj
This post explains how Valerie used NLP techniques in Python to identify invented words in texts (e.g. Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky").

What's in a repository?

made by ngoldbaum, submitted by nicholasbs
The first in a series of posts exploring the innards of Mercurial, and how it stores repository data.