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New Web Tool to Find Freelance Gigs

Monday, August 10th, 2009


I just put the finishing touches on the first version of Gigbayes, the learning gig filter.

It aggregates the newest freelance listings from all of the US Craigslists as well as other freelance sites such as rentacoder and elance. It presents the newest gigs to you in one simple box with infinite scrolling. […]

Read XKCD on the iPhone .. Finally

Friday, September 26th, 2008

I always want to read the great web comic XKCD when I’m on the go, but alas half the humor is in each comic’s HTML image title attribute which the iPhone won’t let me see.
Thus I present you with a solution: A nice little bookmarklet you can run when viewing an XKCD comic (or […]

How to Make an HTML Element on Your Website Disappear after 10 Days

Saturday, October 13th, 2007


After October 15th, 2007 this message will disappear forever.

The text above is an example of auto-expiring HTML. (Don’t see it? If it’s after October 15, 2007, then it’s working Perhaps try viewing the source of this page to see it.)
Do you have any of these problems? If […]

Machine Learning and Dragons - a Game

Monday, October 8th, 2007


Here is a fun little game I wrote using Python and pygame.
The Story:

You’re a knight and your job is to kill as many dragons as you can. The twist is that the dragons use Genetic Programming to learn from every encounter. (You can optionally have them use Reinforcement learning instead too.)

You […]

Are You Spending Too Much Time Getting Images from the Web to Your Website?

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

What if I told you, any image I come across on the vast internet, that I could get it onto my own server, and get the new URL into my clipboard in 3 clicks?
Well I can (gotcha, puppy!):


See there’s this PHP script I drop onto my server, which makes this bookmarklet. Which when I […]