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GIMP 2.9.8 Released

Howdy, folks!

The developers over at GIMP have just released a new version of their Free/Libre Open-Source Image Manipulation tool. You can read all about it… 7 more words

Krita and Godot: What's New?

Howdy, folks!

I’ve been very busy since my last update… I’m currently getting a large project underway that has been consuming most of my time. In spite of that, however, there are some exciting new things coming along for Free Software enthusiasts! 82 more words

Creative Research Communication

Wilkinson, C., Weitkamp, E. (2016) Creative Research Communication: Theory and Practice

The philosopher A.C. Grayling has characterised academics as specialists in a small area of intellectual endeavour who publish their research in journals for other specialists in a language that is often inaccessible to the uninitiated (2004, 100). 1,161 more words


FREE iOS, tvOS AND macOS SOFTWARE for 11/2017

I have been maintaining a list of free software for iOS, tvOS and OS X. You may find some of these programs of interest. I have also attempted to mark which Apple OS the title is targeted at (iOS, OS X, tvOS) as well as the category of the App. 3,924 more words


Building spice client for macOS

Here is a quick recipe to rebuild a macOS SPICE client from scratch.

There are two methods, one using autotools, one using c3d/build. The autotools approach is presently complicated on macOS due to a  1,287 more words

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Better unittest coverage stats: excluding code that only executes on Python 2/3

What we’re testing

In my last post I used pytest to write a unittest for code which wrote to sys.stdout on Python2 and sys.stdout.buffer on Python3. 1,469 more words

R.I.P. Net Neutrality

For at least 3,000 years, ever since the first letters of the Bible was written, “the word” has been in the hands of the wealthy, rich, and powerful. 113 more words