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A tea-drinking web geek's coffee-flavored blog

Recreating My Firefox Profile


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
With the release of Firefox 5 a few days ago, I thought it was time to recreate my Firefox profile. You may not know what it is because you only have one...

Small Steps


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
In Week 5 of So Play We All, things were pretty quiet. I bugfixed and laid groundwork. Luke… uh… did something. I read his post and it sounds...

Craftsmanship Tour: New York Times


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
In May, while visiting New York City, I dropped by the New York Times to code with Derek Willis and, impromptu, Dan Berko. I worked with both at the Washington...

Now Featuring Monsters


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
The So Play We All theme this week was “core game objects” and the time budget was 3 hours. I did did well for myself, time to review the others...

SPWA Week 2: Funding and Forms


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
So Play We All is partly a motivation hack, with teammates/competitors and penalties to make sure we each put in time towards our games. Luke’s job...

SPWA Week 1 Response: Code Hassles and Kittens


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
This week in So Play We All our topic was “Signup” and our budget was 4 hours. I originally pushed for more time, but I ended up glad that it...

SPWE Week 1 Response: Code Hassles and Kittens


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
This week in So Play We All our topic was “Signup” and our budget was 4 hours. I originally pushed for more time, but I ended up glad that it...

SPWA Week 0 Response: A Strong Start


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
As mentioned in the rules for So Play We All, we’re required to respond to each other’s progress update. I’m going to be doing the Oaqn...

So Play We All


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
Peter Harkins, Jim C. Gadrow, and Luke Hutscal are each building an online game as part of a contest between us. Every week we’ll pick a new area...

Software Craftsmanship Tour: Aidan Rogers


over 6 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
A few weeks ago I met up with Aidan Rogers to hack on some code. Aidan and I were coworkers at Cambrian House a few years ago. Aidan and I hacked away at...