Xah Programing Blog 2014-04
Can you fix this bug for me? Complexity and Tedium of Software Engineering
Sweet Dreams Keyboard ⌨ (updated)
more update on the design. X No Chord Keyboard. Refresh page.
X No Chord Keyboard (minor update)
for whole collections of new, see Misc DIY Keyboards
Linux: How to use Virtual Console (updated)
Astrology Symbols 🌛 (updated)
Sports Emoji ⚽ (updated)
I have a new programer hero: It's Not You, It's Them: Why Programming Languages Are Hard To Teach 📺
Python: Convert File Encoding (updated)
if you think Google golang is a great lang, you are ignorant victum of fashion.
[What are the problems of Google's golang programing language? By Tikhon Jelvis. At http://www.quora.com/Googles-programming-language-Go-seems-to-be-the-most-modern-and-well-featured-language-in-existence-today-Is-that-the-case-or-are-there-major-drawbacks-that-Im-not-seeing , accessed on 2014-04-16 ]
Python: Unicode Tutorial 🐍 (minor update)
Google Chrome browser is the worst in supporting Unicode, since 2010. See bug 361986 https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=361986
the Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Keyboard, a great ergonomic keyboard, reviewed by Øystein E Krog (see comment)
Heartbleed OpenSSL bug is probably the biggest bug in open source. It's all over the news. Big media reports are often garbage. For programers, start at [Heartbleed is a catastrophic bug in OpenSSL By Bruce Schneier. At https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2014/04/heartbleed.html , accessed on 2014-04-10 ]
It's also good time to be acquainted with: Understanding Public-Key Cryptography for Beginner (minor update)
My entire website xahlee.info's content is available for offline reading. See: ∑ Xah Code
Python: How to Write a Module (updated)
Learn Perl in 1 Hour (minor update)
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