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Category Archives: Information Technology

Watch “Douglas Crockford: The JSON Saga” on YouTube

I thought Slide 45 was interesting from a variety perspective: XML Alternatives JSON config YAML CanonML HDF SSYN OGDL SDL DL Boulder ONX SMEL Property lists ConfigObj GroovyMarkup ATerms LNML GODDAG JITTs Esis/Pyxie ConciseXML SML TexMecs A specification language Waterken doc UBF Xqueeze Ool atx Grutatxt APT txt2docbook txt2tags AsciiDoc reStructuredText Epytext EtText AFT txt2html […]

Is Daddy on a call? A BusyLight Presence indicator for Lync for my Home Office

Need me one of these:  

Lisp and Fundamental Particle Physics?

Was reading a technical book today and came across this: The original Lisp language as defined by John McCarthy in his earth-shattering essay “Recursive Functions of Symbolic Expressions and Their Computation by Machine, Part I” (McCarthy 1960) defined the whole language in terms of only seven functions and two special forms: atom, car, cdr, cond, […]

Watch “Apple Futureshock” on YouTube

I enjoy this every time I see it:

Watch “Kids of Today vs 1980’s Technology (HD)” on YouTube