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Robert Lord — Student, software engineer, designer, RC alum. Emailable at [email protected], with PGP at Keybase. Available for hire through


Slate is a open source project that converts markdown into two-column API docs. Used by NASA, IBM, Sony, Mozilla, and others. I created it during an internship at TripIt in 2013.

Flexblocks is a minimal CSS layout library that tries to simplify and solve common bugs with spacing and aligning elements. You can read the explanation blog post on this site.

feathers-mithril is a small Javascript library that connects Mithril templates to a Feathers.js server.

middleman-php allows the use of PHP as a templating language in the static site generator Middleman.

learnllvm is a in-progress toy compiler written in Rust with LLVM.

Mortalical and Mortalitab are two little mementos mori in the form of a wall calendar and Chrome extension.

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