Month: May 2022

Robot Worlds E04: Yes, Commander!

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Robot Worlds

Robot Worlds: End-to-End-ish Time to flesh out at least one of those ends we got from last time! If you want to follow along, the repo is at Transcript and captions coming soon . . .

On Not Knowing

When I was a wee lad, 28, 29, 30, I knew the C Windows API by heart. I had, in my bathroom, both the technical docs and a copy of Petzold, and I knew it cold, stone cold. Every one of the ~500 calls, all of the arguments, and for most of them, the order of the arguments. I was a good programmer because I was a terrific memorist: I could learn things by heart, and I could organize them …

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