Vincent Tourraine

Janvier 2020

Why the ‘Queen of Shitty Robots’ Renounced Her Crown

I spot the Tesla long before I see the strawberry-blonde ponytail of its driver. The car is a candy-apple-red Model 3 sedan that appears to have had part of its rear half deleted, so that it looks like a modish Chevy El Camino.

Goodbye, Clean Code

It was a late evening. My colleague has just checked in the code that they’ve been writing all week. We were working on a graphics editor canvas, and they implemented the ability to resize shapes like rectangles and ovals by dragging small handles at their edges.

Two Computer Geeks From Portland Unleashed the Viral Video Game of the Year. Here’s What They’re Doing Next.

A native Southern Californian, former Arts & Culture Editor Matthew Singer ruined Portland by coming here in 2008. He is an advocate for the canonization of the Fishbone and Oingo Boingo discographies, believes pro-wrestling is a serious art form and roots for the Lakers.

A breakpoint I cannot live without

I’m often working on projects from other devs. Some of the projects are quite complicated and I have difficulties to remember all the view controllers. Here is a breakpoint that helps me a lot when figuring out what’s going on and where I need to fix a bug.