April 1, 2015

HEVEA

HEVEA is a quite complete and fast LATEX to HTML translator.

March 30, 2015

John Madden hockey

A long, meticulously researched piece on how my favourite sports game of all time, NHL 94, came to be.

(via kottke.org)

March 29, 2015

Shipit

Shipit is an automation engine and a deployment tool written for node / iojs.

Shipit was built to be a Capistrano alternative for people who don’t know ruby, or who experienced some issues with it. If you want to write tasks in JavaScript and enjoy the node ecosystem, Shipit is also for you.

March 27, 2015
March 24, 2015

CSS Secrets

Available as an early release ebook. As with everything written by Lea Verou, this is a must-read.

March 18, 2015

Al Pacino’s ‘Scarface’ home on sale for $34M

The Montecito, Calif., mansion (named El Fureidis) where mobster Tony Montana (Al Pacino) and Elvira Hancock (Michelle Pfeiffer) tied the knot in “Scarface” is up for grabs.

The 10-acre property — which boasts four bedrooms, nine bathrooms and 360-degree views of the lavish grounds and Pacific Ocean from its rooftop — is selling for a mere $34 million.

I tried to come up with a good joke related to the film, but I got nothing.

(via kottke.org)