Tag Archives: travel

Link dump


Put two pins on a map, click “Create”, and the site gives you a timelapse of travelling through that area generated with Google Streetview. Check out Confederation Bridge, The Old Man of Storr, and Victoria Embankment


Alternatives to the stock apps with which your iPhone ships. I don’t necessarily agree with all their choices as the best alternatives, but they are definitely better alternatives.

Rammsified Wallpapers

Give your iPhone a classic Braun-inspired look.

Weekly link dump

Jet Lag Rooster

Plug in your departure and destination locations and times, and you’ll get a customized sleep plan to help you get on the destination schedule.

How to sleep better

Recommendations for food and drink to promote sleep and improve sleep quality. Some seem easy enough to try.

Mavis Minecraft Teaches Coding

First in a series that will introduce some introductory lua. Lua is a great language to learn if you ever intend to do any modding or game development. Many developers use it for in-game scripting as it’s really lightweight, and was designed for embedding. The neat trick in this tutorial is that you’ll be learning to use Lua computers in a Minecraft world. By the end of this tutorial you’ll be able to script in-game behaviours.