Jonathan Warden

Philosophical Engineer

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Dear Pico, The problem with this blog is that Fweb cannot initiate posts… And as I listened, I heard the

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Immutability...it's like, woah
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In a previous post I introduced the Unicode Consortium’s Identifier Spec (TR 31) and Security Spec (TR 39), and explain

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In a previous post I introduced the Unicode Consortium’s specs for Unicode Identifier Syntax and Security (TRs 31 and 39),

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Dear Fweb, Google Analytics outbound link tracking uses the sendBeacon API for browsers that support it (currently, mainly Chrome). For

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Dear Pico, See this: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/07/rich-and-poor-teenagers-spend-a-similar-amount-of-time-online-so-why-aren-t-we-closing-the-digital-divide Richer people do more real-world stuff and poorer people do more fictional stuff. It is

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Dear Pico, (for I am Fweb) To see why I am Fweb and you Pico, just decrement each character in

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The John and Dave cooperative has resolved to publish the full, un-edited dialogs of Pico and Fweb, here. — Dear

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unicode identifier dilemma
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Abstract: In this post I summarize the Unicode Consortium’s Recommendations for Identifier Syntax and Security (TR31 and TR39), and introduce

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The Problem Why were keywords and vectors added to LISP, a language that was already based on symbols and lists?

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In my post on Procedures in a Pure Language – Part 1, I discuss how even pure functional languages can

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