If I had Google Glass… #ifihadglass

If I had Google Glass I would want to recreate the Darknet glasses featured in Daemon Inc. by Daniel Suarez. The Darknet is a network of people connected through the internet, coordinating activities using an RPG-like HUD visible through the glass...

Fast Levenshtein algorithm implementation

For my current project I needed an efficient implementation of the Levenshtein algorithm in Javascript. I had a look at the existing modules and didn’t find one which implemented it efficiently as well as provide an asynchronous implementation so ...

Squel 1.1 - now with custom query building

Squel 1.1 is now available. This release was a major rewrite of how Squel works underneath the hood and has been a long time coming. There are two main benefits introduced by this new release: The ability to customize the query building logic ...

Thoughts on: an open, distributed peer-to-peer Twitter eco-system

As Twitter becomes ever more important and people begin to wonder whether it can even be used to balance out biased/incomplete mainstream news outlets it becomes clear that leaving it in control of one entity (the Twitter company) is unwise. Don’t...