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Moving from TypeScript to Rust / WebAssembly

I recently decided to switch the engine of Boardgame Lab from TypeScript to Rust. Here is a summary of my experience with both languages.Isomorphic ArchitectureOne of the advantages of using JavaScript or TypeScript is that you can run the same code on both client and server. For Boardgame Lab, this means that the game state…
athas/raytracers

athas/raytracers

This repository is an embryonic collection of ray tracers written with parallel functional programming techniques. The intent is to investigate, on a rather small and simple problem, to which degree functional programming lives up to the frequent promise of easy parallelism, and whether the resulting code is actually fast in an objective sense. The benchmarking…
CoinTracker – Senior Software Engineer

CoinTracker – Senior Software Engineer

CoinTracker is a portfolio assistant for cryptocurrency. Used by over 100,000 cryptocurrency holders with over $1,000,000,000 in crypto assets, it enables consumers and businesses to seamlessly track their cryptocurrency portfolio, investment performance, taxes, and more. Beyond cryptocurrency, we are building a general automated financial assistant for all financial assets.Our mission is to increase the financial…
This VC just closed on $60 million to fund “technical risk,” saying other VCs rarely do the same

This VC just closed on $60 million to fund “technical risk,” saying other VCs...

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Web Monetization · A JavaScript browser API which allows the creation of a payment stream from the user agent to the website

Web Monetization · A JavaScript browser API which allows the creation of a payment...

MotivationThe ability to transfer money has been a long-standing omission from the web platform. As a result, the web suffers from a flood of advertising and corrupt business models. Web Monetization provides an open, native, efficient, and automatic way to compensate creators, pay for API calls, and support crucial web infrastructure.Why Now?Until recently, there hasn't…
Report says Quibi lost 92% of its earliest users after free trials expired

Report says Quibi lost 92% of its earliest users after free trials expired

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We can’t send mail more than 500 miles

From: Trey Harris Here's a problem that *sounded* impossible... I almost regret posting the story to a wide audience, because it makes a great tale over drinks at a conference. :-) The story is slightly altered in order to protect the guilty, elide over irrelevant and boring details, and generally make the whole thing more…
First teaser for The Boys S2 promises another wild and bloody ride

First teaser for The Boys S2 promises another wild and bloody ride

The boys are back in town — "Don't you worry. Daddy's home." Jennifer Ouellette - Jul 9, 2020 12:50 am UTC Our vigilantes are on the run from Homelander (Antony Starr) and the rest of the Seven in the second season of Amazon Prime's The Boys.The war between corrupt, evil superheroes and a ragtag band…

MoreOnionsPorfavor: Onionize your website and take back the internet

Starting today, July 8th, the Tor Project is running a one month campaign called #MoreOnionsPorfavor to raise awareness about onion sites, that is, websites available over onion services. We recently released a feature called Onion-Location in Tor Browser that announces to users if a website has an onion site available. Join us to make a…
Quibi reportedly lost 90 percent of early users after their free trials expired

Quibi reportedly lost 90 percent of early users after their free trials expired

Streaming service Quibi only managed to convert a little under 10 percent of its early wave of users into paying subscribers, says mobile analytics firm Sensor Tower. According to the firm’s new report on Quibi’s early growth, the short-form video platform signed up about 910,000 users in its first few days back in April. Of…