Plurrrr

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Tue 21 Jul 2020

Brick Block and Planet

Near the end of the afternoon I played a bit with Brick Block and Planet. Both are made with Unity personal edition by Oskar Stålberg. The former demo has been turned into a full-blown game available on Steam: Townscaper.

Brick Block demo by Oskar Stålberg
Brick Block demo by Oskar Stålberg (house builder).
Planet demo by Oskar Stålberg
Planet demo by Oskar Stålberg (terraformer).

For more information see Oskar's talk at the Breda University of Applied Sciences Everything Procedural Conference 2018: Wave Function Collapse in Bad North (EPC2018).

Scrape HTML Tables Without Leaving Pandas

Webscraping is often a pain. Researching, finding, and installing the libraries you need can be time consuming. Finding the content you need in the HTML can take time. Getting everything to work can be finicky.🙁 In this article, I'll show you how to use the Python pandas library to scrape HTML tables with single line of code! It doesn't work in all cases, but when you have HTML tables on a website it can make your life much easier.

Source: Scrape HTML Tables Without Leaving Pandas, an article by Jeff Hale.

A Comprehensive Guide to JavaScript Regular Expressions

Regular Expressions could be very tricky and hard to comprehend in the beginning, but in this article we'll discuss the major things to get you up-to-speed with creating and working with Regular Expressions in JavaScript.

Source: A Comprehensive Guide to JavaScript Regular Expressions, an article by Gyen Abubakar.