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"Ben, why did you leave your brain at home?" "To make room for the cupcake!"
"Ben, why did you leave your brain at home?" "To make room for the cupcake!"

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The MSU-1 Volume Fiasco, Explained
If you've ever tried one of the many amazing SNES hacks utilizing the MSU-1 audio coprocessor, you may have run across information about volume levels referencing "hardware" versions and "emulator" versions of the same hack, as well as "boosted" or "non-boo...
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Why I should never be allowed to name software
I have this thing about coming up with funny (at least I think so), quirky, or... colorful  names for software projects. I've come to the conclusion that perhaps I should not be allowed to do so. I don't really remember all of the names I've come up with, b...
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Why I should never be allowed to name software
I have this thing about coming up with funny (at least I think so), quirky, or... colorful  names for software projects. I've come to the conclusion that perhaps I should not be allowed to do so. I don't really remember all of the names I've come up with, b...
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USBDriveBite
A few months back, I learned of the USBDriveby  device developed by Samy Kamkar that was able to infect MacOS computers by posing as a USB keyboard and mouse and executing a scripted sequence of mouse movements and key presses. His device used the Teensy 3....
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Generating tiles for Google Maps API
I use Google Maps API to render the maps on my Zelda Parallel Worlds walkthrough, and as a result I needed to generate the necessary tiles for the Maps API to use.  My source image was a 4,096x4,096 image, and I needed to generate 256x256 tiles at various z...
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