Author: Brandon Rubin

Jeweler, Programmer, Gamer, and Avid Learner. Crafts fine jewelry, chainmaille, and sculpture. Brandon loves programming in Ruby, working with Linux, and building computers.


Basic Python Threading

The Python core module Threading provides a really simple way to add concurrency to any program. Concurrency is when a computer executes several instructions simultaneously. If your code waits for a function, but there are other things it could or should be doing…


How to Make a Portable Minecraft Installation

I love the idea of having a portable Minecraft installation. Syncing between machines or even giving your worlds and mod-setup to a friend. Before Minecraft’s updated launcher, the only way to change the data storage location away from “%APPDATA%\Roaming\.minecraft” was…