Articles on dpk.io
Make the VAT threshold progressive
How to save Mozilla
What to do if someone sues you for something you posted online
On the Web standards process
Stop Comparing JSON and XML — No, Really
Black Mirror episode notes
How (not) to rip a music CD
(May 2016). Since writing this I’ve been successfully guilt-tripped about how buying CDs to rip essentially makes them single-use plastics, and now download from lossless online stores.
Autobiography of Aaron Swartz: Bonus Chapter for
The Boy Who Could Change The World
PageRank described in Python
(April 2015). This explanation and implementation could be significantly improved now that the patents have expired.
Storing data durably
Super-small Brainfuck compiler in sh
Psychology and Economics
Brendan Eich should not have been pressured into resigning as Mozilla’s CEO
Towards a Superdictionary by Computer Lexicography
English Spelling Reform
The Word ‘Cholarchy’: An Obscure Etymological Curiosity
On Block-chains and Bitcoin
Modern computing: A short history and a shorter rant
Why was the Web a success?
A scene in San Francisco