Hackfest 1111001

by Mark Luffel

Two New Members!
Ashok (with a silent “H”)
– co-worker of Humza and Cary Hull
– making a website for studying/memorizing
– - will use spaced repetition to pick flashcards to show
Mike
– co-worker of Ashok
– learning AppEngine
– - looking at using Exhibition with AppEngine

Scott Driscoll (previously)
– writing Matlab code for a freelance project
– has been selling robotics kits to Make magazine
Lindsey
– work: daily insane perl refactoring sprees
– running: daily
– - on track to hit 100 miles for the month
– should perhaps consider occasionally doing things other than work and running
Alex
– stretch goal: put a python REPL into a browser using jython and an applet
– - talked with Lex Spoon about this
– talking with Zach about compilers and byte-code interpreters
– running daily
Rob
– wrote an outline of making the wiibow
– - with glovepie + puredata
– organizing his workflow paradigm desktop
Martin
– hacking on apparent
– - improving query performance by indexing apartments geohash (not the xkcd geohash)
Mark
– trying to make Processing allow Java 1.5 syntax
– - getting segfaults
– should have stuck to playing with geomerative
– biked to Stone Mountain yesterday
– made tiny animations in Flash and Photoshop

Leave a Reply