The Aurora

Shot in and around Kirkenes and Pas National Park bordering Russia, at 70 degree north and 30 degrees east. Temperatures around -25 Celsius. Good fun.


"As soon as we started programming, we found out to our surprise that it wasn't as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs."

- Maurice Wilkes

Space Oddity – Chris Hadfield

En mayo de 2013, el astronauta canadiense Chris Hadfield grabó un vídeo de la canción “Space Oddity” (David Bowie) en la Estación Espacial Internacional. La letra fue ligeramente alterada, describiendo […]


"An anti-pattern is a bad design that is worthy of documenting. Examples of anti-patterns in Javascript are the following.
  • - Polluting the global namespace by defining a large number of variables in the global context.
  • - Passing strings rather than functions to either setTimeout or setInterval, as this triggers the use of eval() internally.
  • - Modifying the Object class prototype (this is a particularly bad anti-pattern)
  • - Using Javascript in an inline form as this is inflexible.
Knowledge of anti-patterns is critical for success. Once we are able to recognize such anti-patterns, we're able to refactor our code to negate them so that the overall quality of our solutions improves instantly."

- Addy Osmani

Detectar la fortaleza de una contraseña

Es importante a la hora de validar el ingreso de datos de un usuario en una formulario de registro poder medir la fortaleza de la contraseña que este esta ingresando. […]


Flying Over the Earth at Night



"We all write shitty software. But only the best developers realize they’re doing it."

- Jeff Atwood

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