Useful to consider localization as early as you can when working on UI. "When text is translated from one language to another, the length of the source and translated text is likely to be different. There are some ways in which these differences in length can be systematic."
Ontario Provincial Election Show more
Hard to believe almost 2 million people would, not just abide, but really want Doug Ford to be Premier.
I am disappointed in our electorate, and concerned for our province.
It's pretty disheartening to see how many people are 100% committed to giving Valve a pass for anything it chooses to sell on Steam. https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2018-06-06-valves-new-content-policy-is-a-gutless-attempt-to-dodge-responsibility
GOG syncs saves for a bunch of older games, like Thief, Jedi Knight, Deus Ex, and Syndicate.
Sometimes Windows decides to add another keyboard—typically US International or the French Canadian—and the only way to get rid of it is to add it to your settings and then delete it again.
On Microsoft buying GitHub Show more
"Hard to imagine GitHub ever generating the sort of revenue that justifies this purchase price…
"What Microsoft wants is much fuzzier: it wants to be developers’ friend, in large part because it has no other option." They cannot continue to use large numbers of locked-in Windows users as leverage on developers.
Is is indeed concerning that "important tools and internet services keep being consolidated into the hands of a few big tech companies"
Included on the CD of Bullfrog's 1996 real-time tactical game "Syndicate Wars" was a 259kb file MISC/PRIME1.TXT which contained the largest prime number (then known) #DOSGaming
You want power?
You want speed?
The 700 Series is what you need
PA-RISC has set the pace
Hewlett Packard leads the race
If I die, 'fore I wake,
Hope the game kept my saaaaave
"What happens when a horror movie composer and a guitar maker join forces? They create the world’s most disturbing musical instrument. Affectionately known as 'The Apprehension Engine'"
Today I learned about Flame Weeding.
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!