Monthly Archives: February 2011
Redis is an open source, advanced key-value store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets. You can run atomic operations on these types, like appending to … Continue reading
My love of typography originated in the 80′s with the golden years of 8-bit home computing and their 8×8 pixel monospaced fonts on low-resolution displays.It’s quite easy to find bitmap copies of these fonts and also scalable traced TTF versions … Continue reading
Inside the Linux scheduler.
The utter futility of scratch card games online with the UK National Lottery
The Shell Grotto is an ornate subterranean passageway in Margate, Kent. Almost all the surface area of the walls and roof is covered in mosaics created entirely of seashells, totalling about 2,000 square feet 190 m2 of mosaic, or 4.6 … Continue reading