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How to Make Good Small Games

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1 month ago


Create 8 or 16 bit game sounds

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1 month ago


A modern HyperCard, keeping the same aesthetics. Uses a novel language (lil).

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2 months ago

Curl Converter

Converts a curl command into your programming language of choice.

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4 months ago

Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach

Lectures for the book.


5 months ago


An experimental OS with sharable workspaces (that sound like images). There’s not a lot of detail.

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5 months ago


A JavaScript library for creating browser games quickly and easily. Created by Kenta Cho, the prolific game developer behind ABA Games.

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5 months ago

Computer Organization and Design

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9 months ago

Hypermedia Systems

A book on htmx cowritten by the author of htmx.

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10 months ago

50 Years of Text Games

This started as a newsletter about text games where each article covered 1 text game for each year over the last 50 years. It’s now a book.

games newsletters

10 months ago

Ted Kaminksi Article Archive

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10 months ago

Master the Go Standard Library

YouTube playlist for Golang Cafe’s series.

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1 year ago

The Architecture of Open Source Applications


1 year ago

Classical Physics by V. Balakrishnan

Highly recommended on HN

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1 year ago

Neural Networks: Zero to Hero

“Just watch the first lecture and try not to watch the rest”

lectures courses

1 year ago

Gallium Studios

A game studio founded by Will Wright. They’re working on the game Proxi.

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1 year ago


See Introduction to Unxtal, the assembly language, and Intro to Uxn Programming.

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1 year ago

Ferris Bueller's Day Off Commentary Track

The commentary track John Hughes made for FBDO in the 1999 DVD release, but removed on successive releases. It’s the only commentary track he made for any movie.

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1 year ago

Neon White

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1 year ago


A small game framework structure for getting started with Haxe/Heaps from the lead dev of Dead Cells.

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1 year ago