I fought the law and… I won.

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 12, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-05-12 at 11.41.13 AMTurns out it was not only the same car, parking spot, restaurant, and shift; It was the same officer. Go figure. I’m sure it’s just a slap on the wrist rather than the accumulated nine parking (more…)

Halifax 1:1 Minecraft Server

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 09, 2014

It’s back! Screen Shot 2014-05-09 at 2.55.26 PM Hopefully this time for good, seems every time I put it up I had to move two weeks later.

It’s down. Likely for good this time, I don’t have the time to maintain it and the server software isn’t being updated on a regular enough basis. I still have the world files if someone wants to take it over.

It’s back again. world.minecrafthfx.ca Bukkit isn’t supported anymore so it’s JUST the halifax map.

This is a 1:1 representation of Halifax created from the 1m LIDAR data available upon request from HRM Link to 5m

It’s running an older version of bukkit at the moment, I hope to update everything over the next few weeks. You can connect with Minecraft 1.6.2 (I think)


Landlords. Can’t live without them.

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 07, 2014

rentingAs I’ve complained about ad nausem, the residential tenancies act has little to no enforcement, and the rules almost always favor the one being an asshole.

Strong choice of word, but appropriate given the circumstances.

A “term lease” (more…)

WordPress Chart Plugin

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 07, 2014

Screen-Shot-2014-05-07-at-11.50.17-AMI hadn’t been able to find a decent plugin to create charts in WordPress, so I wrote my own.

It uses HandsOnTable for the backend, to provide an excel-like editor, and Charts.js for the front end.

Long story short, (more…)

They’re still at it…

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 03, 2014

li2rvKQAs I brought up in this post, some Halifax Regional Police officers find it necessary to violate not one but five parking regulations all for a burrito.

I mean, I like burritos. But I know if I (more…)

New Job

sdfsdfsdfsdf By evan on May 03, 2014

3a2a268a0f41025248985f86c0a9ee90For those readers who didn’t know (assuming I have readers) I took a position at Verb Interactive just over a month ago.

It’s quite a different work environment, a really nice office space downtown, and working on (more…)