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When Type Coercion in JavaScript Is Not Helpful

Type coercion is something nice in ECMA script.
Well, not really.
If you don’t know what I mean, have forgotten it, or just repressed the fact, it is the funny fact of… 424 more words


Dual booting is fun!

Why not dual boot linux and windows? I’ve been doing this happily for years however my recent upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04  has meant a change to how the bootloader works, yes I was running a very old version of Ubuntu. 85 more words


Blink and You'll Miss It

Don’t Blink, an article appearing in opli, discussed a little bit about quantum computer and loss of information. Now I don’t claim to know anything about Quantum Mechanics except that elementary particles all have a particular spin (up, down, strange, charm, bottom, top). 479 more words



Après la théorie, la pratique.

Sans transition, j’ai quitté le Consulat de France pour aller travailler à l’Alliance Française du Cap, quelque trois rues plus loin. 246 more words


The Art Of Anonymity

The book I read to research this post was The Art Of Anonymity by Nathan Carlyle which is an excellent book that I bought from kindle. 476 more words


D65 7, second element: animation

Animation of the different layers of paint.

Click on the pictures below to see better. 6 more words


Internet Explorer doesn't know my name

Update: I don’t know why, but it seems to be working now. Strange.

My blog looks fine on Chrome. However, when I open it in IE, it truncates my last name so that it’s only “Michael Earl”. 14 more words