Is Logic Faith?

February 19th, 2008

I read a very interesting post today. It tries to prove that science – as opposed to religion – is not faith-based. The story also got on Digg frontpage and was heavily discussed there. One comment thread in particular caught my attention, and it gave me some ideas that […] Continue Reading…

Broken Link Checker Plugin Version 0.3

February 18th, 2008

I’ve gotten some interesting feature suggestions for my link checker WordPress plugin since I released the last version several months ago. During the last week I finally got around to implementing some of them. Enjoy 🙂

What’s New
Making broken links look different
There’s now an option to add a “broken_link” […] Continue Reading…

How To Convert FLAC to MP3

February 10th, 2008

Here’s the step-by-step guide for converting FLAC to MP3. I tried out several free FLAC to MP3 converters prior to writing this tutorial and according to my testing, dBpoweramp seems to be the best choice… […] Continue Reading…

Random Person Name Generator

February 7th, 2008

I decided to put a person name database I found to good use and make a person name generator. Here it is! The generator uses Markov chains. Most of the source code is available for download. […] Continue Reading…

Friendship, Evolution And “Evil AI” Cliches

January 31st, 2008

It seems logical that mutual friendship could have been produced by evolution – the I help you, you help me, contract-style relationship can be seen as beneficial even from the selfish PoV or evolution. What caught me by surprise was the idea that true friendship – perseverant, everlasting despite circumstances – is also a product of survival of the fittest. This post talks about some interesting ideas in CFAI. […] Continue Reading…