Anthony DiBlasio

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Watch how Super Mario 64 is teaching millions the nitty-gritty of game design

These videos are fascinating, even for the layman<p>YouTuber pannenkeok2012 uploaded a new video in his series of <i>Super Mario 64</i> programming lessons yesterday. Watch above to learn how the random number generator (RNG) works in the classic Nintendo 64 game, making Bob-ombs blink and determining the …

DIY Pocket Linux Computer: Nintendo LX - Technabob

We’ve seen a Raspberry Pi used as the basis for a normal-sized laptop, but maker Node managed to cram a Pi 2, a keyboard and a 3.5″ touchscreen into …

Raspberry Pi

The caffeine curse: why coffee shops have always signalled urban change

Coffee shops take flak for being markers of gentrification. But they might not be so different now from the social and intellectual hubs of 350 years ago<p>It’s a bright February morning at the Proud Archivist (now the Proud East), a coffee shop facing the canal just off Kingsland Road in London, and …

Coca-Cola

Comprehensions in Python the Jedi way

by Bjørn Friese<p>Beautiful is better than ugly. Explicit is better than implicit.<p>-- The Zen of Python<p>I frequently deal with collections of things in …

How to pass a programming interview

<i>This post started as the preparation material we send to our candidates, but we decided to post it publicly.</i><p>Being a good programmer has a …

The government that spied on Americans now says 'trust us' on Apple. Don't buy it.

<b>To the editor:</b> The issue is trust. The government's track record since the Sept. 11 attacks on issues of privacy and information security is terrible. Unequivocally terrible. Dissembling. Dishonest. Biased. Disinterested. Lazy. ("While the FBI battles Apple over encryption, pushback from the tech …

Surveillance

When you wish upon a star: nuclear fusion and the promise of a brighter future

Photograph: PR<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/23/1422036331525/0f361fac-2a16-42b6-b80c-21cfda53d94e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>84<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/23/1422036331837/0f361fac-2a16-42b6-b80c-21cfda53d94e-140x84.jpeg<p>140<p>…

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