Archive for December, 2015

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

IDL 8.5.1 released

Harris Geospatial released IDL 8.5.1 yesterday. The release notes show a few nice additions, appropriate to a patch release version

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Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

git basics

I migrated my libraries to git, and GitHub, from Subversion over eight and a half years ago.

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Thursday, December 10th, 2015

What can a technologist do about climate change?

Great essay about climate change and what you can do about it by Bret Victor: This is aimed at people in the tech industry, and is more about what you can do with your career than at a hackathon. I’m not going to discuss policy and regulation, although they’re no less important than technological innovation. […]

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Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

ASCII charts

In brief moments of mania, I’ve thought about creating an ASCII art graphics library. It would do things like this ASCII business report.

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