Moore’s Law be damned, my upgrade/compile/download times remain more or less constant. I was musing about that while upgrading my 2 main computers to 10.11 and my 2 main iOS devices to version 9 (9.0.1 soon followed): my Retina Macbook Pro may be faster than all my old computers rolled into one, it still takes […]
I won’t go into details, the WWDC keynote has been covered far and wide. New Look : √ New APIs : √ New ways to do old things : √ New Language : errrrr √ Response among the community was unanimous, this is xmas come early. And it’s true that for us developers, there a […]
As I sat down at my desk, with the clear objective to update WordPress here, I had a few revelations: 1/ I can’t update WordPress. The PHP version on that server is too old. Half an hour wasted. And each time I try doing something with this corner of the World Wide Web, I realize […]
For people who like a twisty and completely unbelievable — and nevertheless absolutely true, I can prove it — story: Last saturday, I got my credit card stolen. Between that time and the moment I could reach my bank to cancel the card, the thieves managed to empty my bank account to the very last […]
(this shot is when I quit the application, hence the relatively low count… it was freeing memory) One word: impressive. 100 000 blades of grass + 20 000 particles of smoke on a 30 000 polys model (with a bit of subsurfacing) It actually climbed to 3GB of RM / 16GB of virtual memory but […]
Awesome point of view, and the impression to be either at dawn or dusk of humanity.