Why Kademlia uses XOR as a distance metric

made by rfong, submitted by Mai
This blog post is a cool explainer of one approach to distributed hash tables.

Low-res webcam processing experiments

made by rfong, submitted by nicholasbs
A collection of experiments with processing webcam video, including ASCII rendering, dithering, and an incredibly cool filter that makes you look like a slinky.

langmap

made and submitted by rfong
Geolocate dialects' phonemes on a GLSL-shader ASCII mashup world map!

replacerator

made by rfong, submitted by porterjamesj
A Chrome extension for doing generic string replacements on webpages, like that "Millennials to Snake People" extension that was popular a while back.

braille-dotgrid

made by rfong, submitted by porterjamesj
A tool for turning text into braille dotgrids.