Monthly Archives: September 2011

Diff Tools

My favorite diff tool is FileMerge, one of Apple’s developer tools, which can be accessed from the command line as opendiff. But from the command line, my (next most) favorite diff tool is colordiff. It’s called that because it color-codes … Continue reading

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Johnny Quest

Lileks was right. This is pretty impressive: a shot-for-shot recreation of the opening credits for the old Johnny Quest animated TV series.

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Intelligence and Disease

Why are some places more blessed with smart people? (Yes, I assume that more smarter people is better for a society, and no, I won’t attempt to convince you.) Some recent studies suggest that disease may be the reason for … Continue reading

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