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JoeStrout

Creator of the MiniScript programming language and Mini Micro retro-styled virtual computer.

Joined Joined on  github website

Education

MS in CS at Colorado State University; MS in Neuroscience at UCSD

Work

lead software engineer at Luminary Apps, LLC

The Making of Solitaire for Mini Micro

The Making of Solitaire for Mini Micro

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Make a digital clock in Mini Micro

Make a digital clock in Mini Micro

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Shell Scripting with MiniScript

Shell Scripting with MiniScript

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Version Checking in MiniScript

Version Checking in MiniScript

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Wang 2-Corner Tiles

Wang 2-Corner Tiles

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Demo Highlight: cardFlip

Demo Highlight: cardFlip

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The making of Kip and the Caves of Lava

The making of Kip and the Caves of Lava

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HWYDT: Snake Game

HWYDT: Snake Game

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Directional Inputs in Mini Micro

Directional Inputs in Mini Micro

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Text entry tricks in Mini Micro

Text entry tricks in Mini Micro

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MiniScript and Micro Jam Join Forces for Mega Fun

MiniScript and Micro Jam Join Forces for Mega Fun

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Announcing Mini Micro 1.2.1

Announcing Mini Micro 1.2.1

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Demo Highlight: Acey-Deucey

Demo Highlight: Acey-Deucey

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Off-screen displays in Mini Micro

Off-screen displays in Mini Micro

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MiniScript on a bare-metal Raspberry Pi

MiniScript on a bare-metal Raspberry Pi

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An expression parser for MiniScript

An expression parser for MiniScript

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Announcing Command-Line MiniScript 1.3 (with `exec`!)

Announcing Command-Line MiniScript 1.3 (with `exec`!)

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Pratt Parsing in MiniScript

Pratt Parsing in MiniScript

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MiniScript Ports

MiniScript Ports

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Demo Highlight: Asteroids

Demo Highlight: Asteroids

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Using textures from /sys/pics/textures

Using textures from /sys/pics/textures

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HWYDT: Ladders

HWYDT: Ladders

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HWYDT: Donkey Kong

HWYDT: Donkey Kong

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Create your own command shell for Mini Micro

Create your own command shell for Mini Micro

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Automated Lip Syncing in Mini Micro 00:08

Automated Lip Syncing in Mini Micro

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A holiday gift: "inspect" dialog for Mini Micro

A holiday gift: "inspect" dialog for Mini Micro

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Demo Highlight: Angles

Demo Highlight: Angles

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Quick Tip: Counting up to a limit

Quick Tip: Counting up to a limit

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Join the MiniScript "Advent of Code" contest!

Join the MiniScript "Advent of Code" contest!

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Quick Tip: findFile

Quick Tip: findFile

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Demo Highlight: 2dVis

Demo Highlight: 2dVis

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"MiniScript Mentor" GPT

"MiniScript Mentor" GPT

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Quick Tip: Checking if a Number is in Range

Quick Tip: Checking if a Number is in Range

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100 BASIC Computer Games, Ported to MiniScript

100 BASIC Computer Games, Ported to MiniScript

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Is MiniScript a dialect of BASIC?

Is MiniScript a dialect of BASIC?

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Pixel-Perfect Sprite Clicks

Pixel-Perfect Sprite Clicks

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Converting 100 Classic BASIC Games to MiniScript

Converting 100 Classic BASIC Games to MiniScript

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Customizing the Prompt in Mini Micro

Customizing the Prompt in Mini Micro

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Customizing the Mini Micro code editor

Customizing the Mini Micro code editor

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Make Fireworks in Mini Micro

Make Fireworks in Mini Micro

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Announcing Mini Micro 1.2

Announcing Mini Micro 1.2

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MiniScript v1.6.1

MiniScript v1.6.1

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Doing Multiple Things at Once

Doing Multiple Things at Once

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Scroll inputs in Mini Micro

Scroll inputs in Mini Micro

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Demos included with MiniBASIC

Demos included with MiniBASIC

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Announcing MiniBASIC

Announcing MiniBASIC

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What's New in Command-Line MiniScript v1.2

What's New in Command-Line MiniScript v1.2

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MiniScript 1.6 Now Available

MiniScript 1.6 Now Available

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Make a `rerun` command for Mini Micro

Make a `rerun` command for Mini Micro

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Combining GPT and Wolfram Alpha

Combining GPT and Wolfram Alpha

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Image Artsification in Mini Micro

Image Artsification in Mini Micro

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Advent of Code 2022 Wrap-Up

Advent of Code 2022 Wrap-Up

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 25

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 25

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 24

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 24

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 23

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 23

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 22

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 22

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 21

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 21

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Use GPT-3 in Mini Micro

Use GPT-3 in Mini Micro

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 20

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 20

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Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 19

Advent of Code (in MiniScript), Day 19

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