Bitcoin Basics with Freakonomics Radio Freakonomics Radio has a great primer about the basics of Bitcoin for those unfamiliar with the controversial cryptocurrency – check it out if you’re looking for an overview of what Bitcoin is and why it’s important!
Month: March 2014
One of my favorite books, Ready Player One, explores a virtual reality that has taken over the actual reality. Humanity lives in a dystopian world where their escape from their ‘stacks’ – trailer parks built on vertical scaffolding – is the OASIS, a VR game/social network that provides everyone with a magical escape to classic […]
My First Official Hackathon! I’ll be attending rosie.wants.you(to_code) on May 3rd and 4th in San Francisco for my first Hackathon! I registered as a hacker, because I recently started a new side project that I can’t seem to find enough hours in the day to work on. I’m super psyched!
I stared at the home page for an educational website that had two options: Log in with Facebook, and Log in with Google. Underneath those two giant options was a tiny option to sign in with email, which I found interesting – and it made me wonder if there is a need for one “account” […]
Well, of course they do. File extensions are an important part of including resources in applications, and missing or incorrect ones can corrupt files and cause all kinds of issues. For me, it was spending hours tracking down a bug in my Android application code only to discover the problem was using a .tiff image […]