1980: Cprintf("%10.2f", x);
1988: C++cout << setw(10) << setprecision(2) << showpoint << x;
1996: Javajava.text.NumberFormat formatter = java.text.NumberFormat.getNumberInstance(); formatter.setMinimumFractionDigits(2); formatter.setMaximumFractionDigits(2); String s = formatter.format(x); for (int i = s.length(); i < 10; i++) System.out.print(' '); System.out.print(s);
2004: JavaSystem.out.printf("%10.2f", x);
2008: Scala and Groovyprintf("%10.2f", x)
Coffee got a bird put on it….
The Internet has become an integral part of everyday life precisely because it has been an open-to-all land of opportunity where entrepreneurs, thinkers and innovators are free to try, fail and then try again.
Ron Wyden, articulating the Freedom To Innovate Agenda
Great stop-motion animated short about books, thanks to @boingboing.
The Hobbit from 1966, care of Gene Dietch’s credits.
Bright sunny Kyiv, as compared to the gray sunless winter we see stretching before us now. Happy thoughts!
Vienna, New Year’s Eve 2011. Having come back to the city for the first time in 10+ years, I have found it a magical place.