A while ago I came across the Formosa (Taiwan) City Plans, U.S. Army Map Service, 1944-1945 collection, in the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection of the University of Texas in Austin. I’m a sucker for maps, enjoy learning about history a lot, and I have a lot of interest in my current home, Taiwan – so you can call this a […]
I set up a number of scripts to automate part of my life, from checking bank account balances to being notified when an ebook sells. These are the scripts.
I got a barometric pressure sensor just in time for Typhoon Soulik. Recorded it’s passing and synced it up with satellite imagery for better understanding typhoons.
Being lazy physicist programmer, I grab on every opportunity to automate things in our lab. Recently I had my first large scale chance to try out the technologies I was playing with in my spare time, and amaze my coworkers. And of course create something useful.