Robin Glauser

My Blog about Development, Design and my random thoughts.

Common Knowledge

One man’s intuition is another man’s labyrinth. You’ve at least heard the sentence “That’s common knowledge” once in your life. Maybe you just asked a genuine question. The other person then answered in a condescending way, adding those words at the end of their answer. Or maybe you’ve used those words on another person. Perplexed that they didn’t know something. But is there actually … Read More

The Up-Goer Five text editor

Inspired by this xkcd someone created a editor where you can only use the 1000 most used words. The idea is to use this to explain a concept without using words which aren’t in this list. It’s actually quite hard to write down a idea or a concept by only using those words.