hardscrabble

welcome

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blog

here’s the latest 3 posts:

  1. 29 Mar 2015 – ruby keyword arguments aren’t obvious

  2. 29 Mar 2015 – my first vim macro

  3. 22 Mar 2015 – managing your Instapaper bookmarks from the command line

visit /archive for the complete list

projects

Recently I’m excited about making small projects

film_snob

require 'film_snob'
FilmSnob.new("https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8FKqN2aD0E").html
#=> "<iframe width=\"480\" height=\"270\" src=\"http://www.youtube.com/embed/8VfAtrrLhN4?feature=oembed\" frameborder=\"0\" allowfullscreen></iframe>"

In case you want to easily embed youtube (or a few other video hosting sites) videos in your app, like for example this one:

More info here: https://github.com/maxjacobson/film_snob or just run gem install film_snob.

smashcut

This one is more work in progress. It’s something I’ve wanted to do for way too long. It’s a screenplay parser. I’ll probably never finish it. But I want to! https://github.com/maxjacobson/smashcut