Computers Gaming Programming

Xbox Gamertag API

Following in the footsteps of Duncan Mackenzie and his REST API for Xbox Gamertag Data I've written an API of my own to replace his since he shut it down.

It is available at

Since I never used his API I cannot compare mine to his so if you have any suggestions let me know.


OS X Lion Key Repeat

One annoying change in Lion was the disabling of key repeating because it has been replaced with an accent selection menu. It is easy to change back to the standard functionality of holding down a key.

Run this in your terminal and log out and in (or restart).

defaults write -g ApplePressAndHoldEnabled -bool false