Bio: I help run the Recurse Center.
In my spare time, I like learning Mandarin and walking around New York.
An in-depth post about colors, including clear explanations of different color spaces (RGB, HSL, etc) and how to define other concepts like contrast and pastels in terms of those spaces.
Amédée started building a game of scrabble, and is writing about their thinking and decisions in the process.
Followup post here: https://amedee.me/2020/11/04/fst-gaddag/
An in-depth review of the technical challenges of recalculating dependent values in a spreadsheet.
A fast and friendly CSS compiler written in Go.
A detailed analysis of using TLA+ to solve a bug in complex, real-world code.
A nice, lightweight library for building multistep workflows in React.
What do you do if you want to compile a large Rust project on a Raspberry Pi with a comparatively slow CPU and only 1 GB of RAM?
A quick introduction to to the basics of AWK.
For more, check out part two: https://jemma.dev/blog/awk-part-2
Some simple things you can do to get useful performance monitoring in Postgres, without any additional software.
An overview of modeling the solution to a Sudoku puzzle as a number of independent deductive steps and building a concurrent solver.