New Everything

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Lots of changes! The site’s been redesigned and there are new front and home pages. The site’s new look, ‘Bluey’, was designed by George, as have been all our designs. The old styles Inkblot and …

New Lists

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I grunt happily, producing new vocab lists! We now have the first level of the 汉语水平考试 (HSK) characters, which is a general-purpose character list you can study if you’re not using a specific textbook, or …

Squigged out

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We mauled on the new strokes today, generating enough squigs so that the burritos can swarm again; the kitten is back. Thanks, everyone!

Up

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Well, I didn’t get any extra reading before Google fixed their end, and we got back online early. The new burritos need squigs on which to swarm, so we’ve turned squigging back on for now. …

Down today

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I went to take the practice page down today because I’m uploading about 1800 new characters and many new strokes, recognizer updates, and stroke order fixes… …only to discover that Google, always eager to help, …

Kitten Upgrade

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The system for choosing words and characters to study (aka Kitten) has had some needed tweaks done to it, now that it’s gone through a bit of testing since it went live a couple weeks …

Vocab Lists

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I’ve written the Learning Center and FAQ pages, and am interested to know if there are more questions to be asked or more resources to be learned of. Also, we’re working on adding vocabulary and …

Hudson Kitty

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Two newsworthy items today: First, the time is now and the kitten is active. Yes, our little scheduling algorithm is up and running, and squig collecting is turned off. This means that the spaced repetition …

Rats!

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Looks like we introduced a bug with the alpha comments sometime after the afternoon of the 8th. If you sent anything using the textbox on the practice page, it was eaten by a grue. Ouch! …

Login System

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We now have a user authentication system! We’re hooked in through Clickpass, and through them you can authenticate with Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Microsoft or any OpenID you would like. So you won’t need to (or …