Eyes Above The Waves
Robert O'Callahan. Christian. Repatriate Kiwi. Hacker.
Sunday, 23 April 2017
One Does Simply Walk Into Mordor
... on the Tongariro Northern Circuit . This central North Island "Great Walk" is a loop circumnavigating Mount Ngauruhoe (aka &qu...
Wednesday, 5 April 2017
Rust Optimizations That C++ Can't Do (Version 2)
My last post was wrong in the details, so let me show a better example. Rust code : pub extern fn foo(v: &u64, callback: fn()) -> u6...
Rust Optimizations That C++ Can't Do
Update dbaupp on Reddit pointed out that this particular example does not support the point I'm trying to make. I'll explain why b...
Sunday, 2 April 2017
This weekend my son and I went out to camp overnight at Pararaha Valley in the Waitakere Ranges west of Auckland. We got dropped off on Piha...
Let's Make NZ More Expensive For Tourists
I agree with Labour leader Andrew Little on this . Tourist numbers are growing, and making NZ a more expensive destination is a perfectly fa...
Monday, 27 March 2017
The Parable Of The Workers In The Vineyard Really Is About Grace
A small matter perhaps, but a "professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt University Divinity School" has claimed...
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Blogging Vs Academic Publishing
Adrienne Felt asked on Twitter : academic publishing is too onerous & slow. i'm thinking about starting a blog to share chrome resea...
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