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Challenge: Write a bouncy window manager

made by bork, submitted by porterjamesj
The story of writing a humorous window manager that bounces windows around the screen.

rbspy

made by bork, submitted by nicholasbs
rbspy is a profiler for Ruby. It lets you profile Ruby processes that are already running. You give it a process ID, and it starts profiling. It's a sampling profiler, which means it's low overhead and safe to run in production.

How to trick a neural network into thinking a panda is a vulture

made by bork, submitted by nicholasbs
This is a clear, fun, and fascinating essay that explains how neural networks can get image classification woefully wrong.