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Nanovg is a nice little vector 2D rendering library.  I wrote a D3D11 backend for it a while back – you can get in from my fork on github, and it is now up t...

Jorvik Scheme

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I had a brief dalliance with Lisp earlier in the year, and finally got around to cleaning up and putting my little Scheme Interpreter on Github this weekend....

Boardz Sunsetting…

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Please note that the Boardz Server will be decommissioned before the end of the year.  The financial reality is that the server costs far outstrip the sales....

A History of Boardz, Part 3

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This is the final part of my posts on the history of Boardz.  I’m going to talk about the artwork and the server.

A History of Boardz, Part 2

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In part 1 I covered the development of Boardz up to shipping the first version.  I’d like to talk a little bit about the resulting reviews, and how these for...


Efficiency Factor

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In my last post, I showed the results of FTP test measurement.  Here I’m trying to measure my Aerobic Efficiency.  To calculate this, I did a 10 minute warm-...

Wattbike FTP

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As I recover from a frozen shoulder I’ve been working on building up my fitness, primarily on the bike trainer.  It’s easier to pedal a bike than run or swim...

Ironman UK 2013

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I’m on the second lap of the bike course of Ironman UK 2013, and I’ve decided to stop.  It’s been a great day so far, but I’m pretty certain that I can’t mak...


Playing Go

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A game of Go with my son