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iphaiku – generates a unique haiku poem from your official IP address

I recently came across a tiny python library called pyhipku, which converts an IP address, either IPv4 or IPv6, to a haiku poem. It uses a predefined dictionary all open source. I wanted to make a frontend for this small library and using python and flask I set up a page for this: http://apps.hoyd.net/iphaiku/ I […]

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Hidden haiku poems in The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells

Did you know? Did you know that old free books from the Gutenberg archive could contain hidden haiku poems? Well, some do. For example, there are hidden haikus in the following books: Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll War and […]

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Koding

Oppdagelsen av snøballtall

Jeg liker tall og språk og når jeg kommer over skjulte ikke-hensiktsmessige meninger i tekster blir det ofte spennende. For eksempel å finne skjulte haikudikt i gamle bøker eller tekster som ikke hadde til hensikt å skrive haikudikt. Jeg vet at jeg ikke er alene om dette og for eksempel The New York Times har […]