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I own a phone with a hardware keyboard in 2017

Yes, you read correctly. It's a pretty unusual position to take, I'll admit. Let me tell you the story of how this came …

2016 personal review

I quite enjoyed writing a review for 2015, so I thought I'd continue the ritual for another year. Here's a bunch of things …

There's never been an easier time to write your own language

As programming matures and shifts to higher-level abstractions, it becomes more and more about assembling pre-made building blocks and less about writing new, novel solutions …

2015 personal review

I find it interesting to read others' reviews of the year and their progress and discoveries, so I thought I'd share my own. It …

Using RPython and RPly to build a language interpreter, part 1

Earlier this year, I decided I would try to create my own toy language. I'd been reading about language design, compilers, interpreters, and seriously …