Category Archives: Programming

Lessons of Vivec Generator

I was playing Morrowind just now, and as I was reading one of the 36 Lessons of Vivec, two thoughts came to me in rapid succession:  These things sound like a Markov chain generator wrote them  I should write a … Continue reading

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Google Location History Data Part IV

I’ve returned to my Google Location History Data (the previous installment of which is here), to implement something I had been thinking about for a while: setting a maximum time threshold for how far apart (temporally) two coordinate pairs (of … Continue reading

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Using the Google Maps Javascript API

I’ve recently been playing around with the Google Maps Javascript API in my Rails web  apps to make some simple maps. Google’s documentation on this is very very good, so in most cases I’d recommend you start there to figure out … Continue reading

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