Xah Lee's Blog Archive 2009-06
Lyrics appreciation: 詩意 (Shiyi) (lyrics)
Death of a Troll — My Memory of Erik Naggum (1965 – 2009). (computing culture; newsgroup; Erik Naggum)
Talk on “Concurrency and Language Design” (2008-10) by Anders Hejlsberg and Guy Steele (video interview): http://channel9.msdn.com/posts/Charles/Anders-Hejlsberg-and-Guy-Steele-Concurrency-and-Language-Design/
A evaluation of Google-code-prettify: Syntax Coloring with Google-Code-Prettify. (computing; syntax-coloring)
Now there's a search box for all index pages on my website. e.g. there is a search box on the right side on this page.
Some funny commercials. Humor: Sexualized BMW Commercials 📺
A environmental tragedy: Aral Sea. (photo)
Google Search Dropped Traffic To XahLee.Org (computing, xahlee.org, google search)
Song appreciation: Kumiko Noma - Lilium (Elfen Lied).
Song appreciation: Self Control by Laura Branigan.
perm url: Humor: Condom Video Commercials. (funny video)
Started to write: Emacs and Microsoft Windows Tips.
The interactive geometry application GeoGebra on my site Visual Dictionary of Special Plane Curves has been updated to the latest version, 3.2. For a feature list of GeoGebra 3.2, see: Release Notes GeoGebra 3.2.
Another porn vid site: http://www.xvideos.com/.
Wolfram alpha. Ambitious, but a bit lackluster at the moment.
Some comments on Google Custome Search.
Installing Cygwin Tutorial. (computing, unix)
Updated, 2 music videos on American culture. The Stereotypical American.
Some news on the Free state project. Quote:
As of April 17, 2009, there are 9235 members, of which 701 have already moved to New Hampshire. The movement achieved a victory in 2006 when one of its members, Joel Winters, was elected to the New Hampshire state legislature. Winters ran as a Democrat. In 2008, six Free Staters were elected to the N.H. House, including Winters, according to group members.
Discovered Hunspell. (roughly, spell checker evolution in the unix world is: ispell ⇒ aspell ⇒ hunspell.)