On the internet since 1979
This is my home page; also see my blog and my work page
Go . After I learned Go, chess was just plain boring. I
play as 4 Kyu among friends, but on the Internet Go Server, I'm 3
stones weaker. There is a lot of go activity on the net, and lots
of cross linked go pages .
I once worked on a Go program,
and while it never played, a lot of useful results were
developed.. If you're interested in Go programming or game
programs in general, take a look.
The programming language lisp , and related historical topics, especially Symbolics, and Symbolics' lisp machines. See my History of Lisp Machines for some general information. Dedicated lispers should enjoy these out-of-the-way lisp tidbits .
Other real-world interests include photography,and playing Volleyball on the beach, and MP3 audio; especially spoken word. I've digitized my entire record collection, collated where to find over 200 hours of Joe Frank
I endorse Open Source Software and
My first real computer. (ca. 1973)
A recent computer (2014)
It has a long way yet to go, doesn't it? And no one really knows what will be important and what will not. From time to time, the frustration of dealing with it gives me ideas how to make things better. .
My latest good idea is Cooperative Internet
Creative Writing department
Read the programmer's tale , part of the Symbolics museum project.