Schrodinger cat

Schroedinger’s cat

Schrödinger’s cat is a thought experiment, sometimes described as a paradox, devised by Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödingerin 1935.[1] It illustrates what he saw as the problem of the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics applied to everyday objects. The scenario presents a cat that may be simultaneously both alive and dead,[2][3][4][5][6][7][8] Read more…

Confessions of a Sublime Text-aholic

Today I found a very funny while interesting post (http://elegantcode.com/2013/02/22/confessions-of-a-sublime-text-aholic/). A developer needed to quickly remove all empty lines from a very large text file. The solution they came up with, using Sublime Text, was: Press CTRL-F Enable regular expressions (the button entirely in the bottom-left corner). Search for ^\s*$ PressALT-ENTER (click on Read more…

Braille reader

Braille

Imagine a world where the sight impaired can read almost any publication without it being specially printed in Braille. The Blind Reader is a device that looks like a smartphone but functions like a text-to-Braille converter. Simply skim it over the paper publication and the surface transforms to Braille that Read more…