Glances

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Software >

(on Wikipedia)
https://github.com/Alexey-T/CudaText
https://cudatext.github.io/

A capable and fast programmer's editor.

It's capable and fast, but not being able to disable the recent files list is a killer for me.

  • Portable only, but it has an installer so you can easily right-click and open files in it.



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Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.d3p.co.jp/edf_portal/ (.jap)

You must fight through a bad interface to fight invading bugs.

Awkward and annoying.

  • Remastered as Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair

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Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.minecraft.net/en-us

A procedurally generated survival game with shitty graphics, which became popular because it was first-to-market and took advantage of nostalgia.

Unfortunately, Minecraft was never completed and the author fucked off with the money to make another game. Even with extraordinary success, the author didn't make good on promises and the game was never finished. (It would later be "finished" by having a recipe book concept and an "end".)

I loved this game, and even bought it twice to support the developer, but because it was Java it would bring a computer to its knees. Being sold out to Microsoft (for their upcoming virtual reality stuff I'd bet) was bafflingly insulting.

I would try it again years later, and it hasn't had basic improvements.



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Software > WordPress > WordPress Plugins >

https://wordpress.org/plugins/footnotes-made-easy/
https://github.com/dartiss/footnotes-made-easy

A simple footnotes plugin which uses the (( syntax.

Great, but abandoned and so I'll have to look for a replacment.



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World of Warcraft > AddOns >

https://www.curseforge.com/wow/addons/project-19341

While looking at the map, a ruler is drawn out the front of your position-arrow. Helpful for seeing the arrow more easily.