Another Geek Hierarchy. This one, instead of focusing on how geeks of all stripes rank themselves, portrays the way “mainstream society” ranks geeks. I appreciate that it includes sports geeks. I’ve never understood why it’s considered acceptable to paint yourself blue, wear cheese on your head and giant foam gloves for a sports team, but wearing a Star Trek uniform makes you an outcast. (via sclerotic_rings)
And several links found during a recent Wikipedia binge:
Diagram of video resolutions, many of which I had no idea had actual names.
Next time we go to the Bay Area, I want to check out the Computer History Museum.
The Hello World Collection. Sample programs in hundreds of computer programming languages.