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The short-form week of 30 Mar–5 Apr 2015, 06 Apr 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 23–29 Mar 2015, 30 Mar 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 16–22 Mar 2015, 23 Mar 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

Gradle, etc., 16 Mar 2015

In Technology
A few thoughts on improving build processes.

The short-form week of 9–15 Mar 2015, 16 Mar 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 2–8 Mar 2015, 09 Mar 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 23 Feb–1 Mar 2015, 02 Mar 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 16–22 Feb 2015, 23 Feb 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 9–15 Feb 2015, 16 Feb 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 2–8 Feb 2015, 09 Feb 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 26 Jan–1 Feb 2015, 02 Feb 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 19–25 Jan 2015, 26 Jan 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 12–18 Jan 2015, 19 Jan 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 5–11 Jan 2015, 12 Jan 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 29 Dec 2014–4 Jan 2015, 05 Jan 2015

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 22–28 Dec 2014, 29 Dec 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 15–21 Dec 2014, 22 Dec 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

XInclude 1.1 (Last Call mark II), 18 Dec 2014

In XML
Implementation experience, there's nothing like it.

The short-form week of 8–14 Dec 2014, 15 Dec 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 1–7 Dec 2014, 08 Dec 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 24–30 Nov 2014, 01 Dec 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 17–23 Nov 2014, 24 Nov 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 10–16 Nov 2014, 17 Nov 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 3–9 Nov 2014, 10 Nov 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 27 Oct–2 Nov 2014, 03 Nov 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 20–26 Oct 2014, 27 Oct 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 13–19 Oct 2014, 20 Oct 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

Tarot scoring, 14 Oct 2014

In CardGames
Score keeping for the French card game Tarot is way too difficult, especially after a couple of cocktails. Here's my attempt to fix that problem.

The short-form week of 7–13 Oct 2014, 14 Oct 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

The short-form week of 29 Sep–5 Oct 2014, 06 Oct 2014

In shortform
The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

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