Geek Links – 6 September 2010
Here’s some interesting links I’ve picked up over the last few days.
- Interested in AI programming? Check out the Google AI Challenge. You have to create an intelligent gaming bot for Planet Wars.
- If you’ve ever seen any of the TED talks, you might like 8 must see TED talks for IT pros from Computer World
- Mercurial is a distributed version control system similar to Git, but built in Python. Joel Spolsky has a really easy to follow tutorial on how to use it.
- Scrapy is a high level screen scraping and web crawling framework written in Python. Useful for monitoring, data mining and testing.
- And for the musically inclined, if you’re into dance music you might want to check out this archive – every BBC Radio Essential Mix from 1993 to 2010