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John Resig
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All the talks from last week's jQuery Conference (@jqcon) are all online! youtube.com/playlist?list=… Dig in and enjoy!
Alibaba currently has a larger market cap than Twitter, Facebook, Yahoo, Oracle, eBay, or Amazon.
A grey hat hacker is messing with the @khanacademy CS stuff, posting tutorials on how to use the Chrome debugger and modify XHRs. He's 12!
A massive auction of art and items from Ray Bradbury's estate: invaluable.com/catalog/search… including his Hugo for Fahrenheit 451!
Darn kids and your ES6 whizz-bang. Back in my day we had to concat our strings by hand and we liked it! pic.twitter.com/56VsKqh0yC
My teammate @pamelafox gave a talk on some of the challenging JS problems we're tackling here at @khanacademy: youtu.be/EzHsLt9vLbk?t=…
We've launched the awesome KaTeX library: an insanely fast JS Math formula renderer! khan.github.io/KaTeX/ by @xymostech and @soprano!
Soba master Tatsuru Rai demonstrating his craft: vimeo.com/105552572 (pretty excellent asmr, as well)
Friday night pork belly. Turning it into delicious pork buns! pic.twitter.com/YBGAavdUjn
Just finished an awesome diversity meeting at @khanacademy. There's much work to be done but I'm excited that we're so passionate about it!
Got up early and got my commits in for the day. Lord knows I'm not getting any work done over the next couple hours.
They’ve found Jack the Ripper through DNA evidence: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2… (sorry for the Daily Mail link)
(cont.) I want to use a Git push to be able to deploy a Node.js site + MongoDB + Elasticsearch on my own server. Options?
I've tried and tried to use dokku but the dicey incompatibilities between platforms and plugins stops me. What alternatives are there?
Anyone know of a good guide for companies to become a more supportive environment for minorities? This one is great: geekfeminism.wikia.com/wiki/How_to_fi…
A cooking blog recreating recipes from 17th-18th century manuscripts: rarecooking.wordpress.com
Hmm, I wonder if I should take a walk... "89 degrees, feels like 98 degrees". Well then! Staying inside with the AC blasting it is!
1week left to pick up your Early Bird ticket to #FOWA #js Boston. You'll hear from @jeresig, @SlexAxton and more! bit.ly/XXZAh9
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I wish devs put as much time into optimizing diversity as they put into optimizing code performance.
Scientists have finally confirmed how the mysterious sliding rocks of Death Valley move! plosone.org/article/info%3… pic.twitter.com/ZPXZiK7QZk
Today was @khanacademy's highest traffic day ever, next week will be even larger (as more schools start). Super exciting!
I guess it's official: @ChristiesInc has no Asia Week Japanese art auction. Follows @Sothebys' shutdown. Interest in the art is dying :(
Amazon buying @Twitch makes a lot of sense. I put a lot of hours into watching Twitch streams/VODs. The future of media is weird and great!
Really excited to be keynoting at @fowa Boston in October! You can use promo code JOHNRES to get 15% off - futureofwebapps.com/boston-2014/
My brother Steve did the cover illustration for today's @roccitynews! Go and pick up a copy if you're in Rochester! pic.twitter.com/DjO9wgZJCh
3 days left to apply for our first Net Artist Residency! nypl.org/blog/2014/08/0… cc: @ElectricObjects
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A bunch of board games are on sale on Amazon: amazon.com/b/?_encoding=U… Including King of Tokyo, Pandemic, 7 Wonders, and Power Grid!
The incomparable @AllieBrosh is on Spellslingers! (The Magic the Gathering show with @day9tv): youtube.com/watch?v=-sGFq0…
A month ago we (@brianbondy + @pamelafox + I) released peer reviewed projects on @khanacademy - here are the results! cs-blog.khanacademy.org/2014/08/peer-e…
Anyone in NYC have a D&D group looking for a new, inexperienced, member? Or looking to start one?
Weekly all-hands update in the brand new @khanacademy offices! Finally we can fit the whole team! pic.twitter.com/nHGVSN5SxY
excited to officially introduce p5.js p5js.org! get an intro at hello.p5js.org created by @scottgarner and @shiffman.
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This cafe is actively engaged in chemical warfare, chopping large vats of onions in the open kitchen. Everyone's eyes are watering.
"Your donation to Wikimedia Foundation, Inc for $20.00 is complete." twitter.com/congressedits/… I'm so, so, happy. Someone just made my week!
Reptilians Wikipedia article edited anonymously from US House of Representatives en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?di…
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I will donate $20 to a charity if someone can land an edit to en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reptilians or en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_World… in @congressedits
It's really easy for any cafe to win me over: Just play a good 80s mix and make sure there's a lot of Depeche Mode.
... The grant is to fund the production of open source tools for analyzing art photo archives. The results are already extremely promising!
Happy to announce that my computer vision work with the @fricklibrary has received a grant from the Kress Foundation! frick.org/photoarchive/d…
Our first @khanacademy collaboratively coded music video is complete! "Let it code": youtube.com/watch?v=P2Z42y…
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If you're in NYC you should try Museum Hack: museumhack.com they're doing an epic all-day tour this weekend! museumhack.com/allday/
Getting ready for the 3rd annual (internal) @khanacademy healthy hackathon. So many people involved, excited! pic.twitter.com/VEQ6oSGfqD
Trying to break the habit of saying 'guys' for a group of people. 'Folks' is odd, 'Y'all' could work, but I'm not southern. Suggestions?
That evening where you code for five hours, make little progress, do an accidental git reset of your work and just give up.
"30 files changed, 583 insertions(+), 9594 deletions(-)" Yesss delete delete delete!
Ice Cream > Cake + Ice Cream > Ice Cream Cake > Cake. Exceptions: Carrot cake w/ cream cheese frosting or Strawberry Shortcake.
The evolution of body lice helps to predict when humans first started to wear clothes: reddit.com/r/askscience/c…
Just launched peer-reviewed programming projects at @khanacademy! cs-blog.khanacademy.org/2014/07/peer-e… @brianbondy's first project since joining the team!