I’m taking Thursday off, so no comic on Friday. Enjoy your holiday.
The Strange Evolution of OpenGL
Sometimes software is engineered. Sometimes it grows organically. And sometimes it's thrown together seemingly at random over two decades.
Video Compression Gone Wrong
How does image compression work, and why does it create those ugly spots all over some videos and not others?
Crysis 2 has basically the same plot as Half-Life 2. So why is one a classic and the other simply obnoxious and tiresome?
The Best of 2014
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2014.
Pixel City Dev Blog
An attempt to make a good looking cityscape with nothing but simple tricks and a few rectangles of light.