So it's February 29th, and things in the news front are, to put it bluntly, less than interesting. Mind you, Michael's new design is nice and clean, and got me wondering - this site has been tweaked into its current shape over several months, but I feel tempted to start doing more changes.
Instead, I picked up my Quest again and started trying to graft Bayesian filtering onto Feed On Feeds (completely trashing my PHP Bayesian library in the process). After a week of on-and-off C coding (squeezing in 5-minute Ethereal hacks in between meetings), PHP feels a lot smoother...
Not To Be Missed
Despite not being much of a comic book person, I had the good fortune to be educated in that field by an architect friend of mine who pushed all his brand new Enki Bilal albums into my hands every time I stopped over. I distinctly remember "La Femme Piége" and the vivid, organic drawings that Bilal churned out, so watching the trailer for Immortel was nothing short of amazing - it's not every day you see a comic book come to life.
For those not in the know, the trailer's aesthetics are quite similar to the city scenes in The Fifth Element - but if the movie follows the plot of Bilal's books, it's bound to be a lot more immersive.
And now, the ultimate Mozilla slimming effort: