Category Archives: Humanity

On racism, respect, and diversity

On a forum today, someone asked the question, Why is something like “Asians eat a lot of rice” considered racist?’ It may seem like this is an obvious thing, but I think it deserves some explanation, for those who are young, inexperienced, or just don’t get it yet, for whatever reason.  So, this is my […]

Announcing MediGuest: Free Management software for Social Welfare Hostels

I’ve just released MediGuest. It’s a web-based, open-source application for the management of welfare hostels. Think of drug rehab centers, centers for alcoholics, or anywhere that may admit guests, but also supervise them in some way. Previously commercial, I’m making this available to all organisations that can benefit from it, entirely free of charge… because, […]

Game complexity, and the art of programming

Someone asked on reddit: “How lines of text (coding) can turn into beautiful, complex environments in games?” I wrote up a quick reply, which I liked enough to post here instead.  I should really take the time to write it more carefully, building the explanations, evidence, etc.  That could be a powerful read, or maybe […]