Things to Read

AxiDraw

10 March 2016

A new pen plotter made by Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories. It’s a really precise machine, and it even works with fountain pens.

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Open Foundry

08 March 2016

A new platform for open-source fonts in a noise-free environment; to highlight their beauty and encourage further exploration.

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Image Processing and Computer Vision

23 February 2016

An excellent guide to getting started with computer vision by Golan Levin. Part of ofBook, a collaboratively written book about openFrameworks.

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DataBasic

26 January 2016

DataBasic is a suite of easy-to-use web tools for beginners that introduce concepts of working with data.

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Spatium

26 January 2016

Spatium is a set of free, open source and modular software tools for sound spatialization, made by Rui Penha.

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The Jacob’s Ladder of Coding

17 December 2015

Anecdotes and questions about climbing up and down the ladder of abstraction: Atari, ARM, demoscene, education, creative coding, community, seeking lightness, enlightenment & strange languages. A great longread by Karsten Schmidt.

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Canvas Drawing Techniques

03 November 2015

A great overview of techniques that can be used to create html5 canvas drawing apps.

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GifAnimation

11 October 2015

A Processing library to display and export animated GIF files. Now updated for Processing 3 by Jerome Saint-Clair.

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Maker.js

30 July 2015

A JavaScript library for creating and sharing modular line drawings for CNC and laser cutters.

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CSVKit

06 July 2015

A suite of utilities for converting to and working with CSV, the king of tabular file formats.

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colorLib 2.0.1

11 June 2015

I’ve released colorLib 2.0.1 today. This minor release fixes the issues with loading palettes from the COLOURLovers API. Enjoy!

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uHbench

11 June 2015

The urban Hacker bench by Julien Deswaef turns a standard Epal-Eur pallet into a public bench.

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