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Tikz/PGF is like Zawinski's law for graphics.

Some people, when confronted with a complex diagram, think "I know, I'll use Tikz." Now they have two problems.

[🙋‍♂️ status] Trying to convert some OptaPlanner score calculations from `EasyScoreCalculator` to `IncrementalScoreCalculator`

Such is the life of a hobby project...
Almost 5 years to the day: a 0.1.0 release 😁

There is a computer disease that anybody who works with computers knows about. It's a very serious disease and it interferes completely with the work. The trouble with computers is that you 'play' with them!

— Richard P. Feynman

Created a section in my personal site for µ-posts. Will feature 🎲 stuff, TILs and small victories against the CPU.

Off to the Institute, in London, to do a talk on open source use cases.

If you are a JS developer, this doesn't come as a surprise. Since I'm not:

['1', '7', '11'].map(parseInt) returns [1, NaN, 3]

Sokal affair 2.0, or "This Marketing Blog Does Not Exist" (thismarketingblogdoesnotexist.) -- experiments on AI generated content.

Rui Vieira boosted

Rust's documentation is quite succinct:

"There are two kinds of reference:

Shared reference: &
Mutable reference: &mut

Which obey the following rules:

* A reference cannot outlive its referent
* A mutable reference cannot be aliased"

So on the same day I find out that the source for all the in available (, in all its ZIL glory) I also find out there's a Z-Machine implementation (

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