Introducing drw: a “useful tool” to solve a “practical problem”.

(I have gripes that I need to get out of my system. I think that documenting my approach to a coding task could demonstrate some points I want to make, and help me give some ideas solid grounding.) Motivation Existing solutions for drawing graphics suffer from numerous technical, performance and usability flaws. (probably—I didn't bother … Continue reading Introducing drw: a “useful tool” to solve a “practical problem”.

There is only one OS, and it’s been obsolete for decades

Consider the three operating system families we are forced to choose from: Windows, Apple, Other (which I shall refer to as "Linux" despite it technically being more specific). All of these are built around the same foundational concepts, those of Unix. Android sits atop the Linux kernel, with iOS (as well as Mac OS) atop … Continue reading There is only one OS, and it’s been obsolete for decades