Log analytics: The United Erratic Failed Failures of Failistan (DeLuxe)

What do some production incidents and airplane disasters have in common ? Let me tell you a very short, but terrible story. On the 4th of October 1992 at 6:35 PM, El Al flight 1862 en route to Tel Aviv crashed into two high-rise apartment complexes, exploding in a fireball. This caused the building to … Lire la suite Log analytics: The United Erratic Failed Failures of Failistan (DeLuxe)

1 bit chiptune: Setting up HoustonTracker 2 on your TI-xx calculator (Linux)

In a previous blog post titled Making music on Texas Instruments calculators: 1 bit chiptune I said I would write a tutorial on how to turn your Texas Instruments calc into a sequencer, allowing you to compose the finest blip-blopy tunes ever. Well, here it is, for Linux only, but hey, the Windows version is … Lire la suite 1 bit chiptune: Setting up HoustonTracker 2 on your TI-xx calculator (Linux)

Making music on Texas Instruments calculators: 1 bit chiptune

Yes, I compose music on a calculator When I was a real young person (as opposed to a, humm humm, young 40 years old person), I created games on Casio and Texas Instruments calculators. That's actually how I learned programming: I was technically in a school, but not to learn how to align bits, I … Lire la suite Making music on Texas Instruments calculators: 1 bit chiptune