Amjad Masad

@amasad (1504) • Replit
ceo of repl.it
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Framebook: The Social Network for Iframes
I was inspired by the "Crude, Vulgar, Really Should Be Condemned 'Social Media' site" to make a social network for iframes. The only thing you can pos...
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Terminal Snake in Go
This is not mine, I found it on Hackernews but got it to run on Repl.it. Check it out.
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Opensourcing the Universal Package Manager
The infrastructure and tools we build to make Repl.it work is often useful on their own. Today we're excited to take the first step to make our tools...
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New and improved Multiplayer launching Thursday 8/29
Update: TIS OUT shpng Hey everyone, As many of you know we've been working hard to update Multiplayer to make it persistent and reliable. This mean...
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📦Bundle Repl: Use Node.js repls in your html 📦
Writing a Node.js library on Repl.it is so fun and easy but it's hard to use it anywhere else. Well, now you can! (Very early alpha release) Bundle...
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Podcast about Repl.it
I talked about Repl.it, its history, vision, and technology in a recent episode of Software Engineering Daily. Check it out: https://softwareengineer...
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Realtime file updates
Repl.it now will sync your files in realtime. It even has a neat little cursor for when the system is giving you file updates 🤯 Try forking this rep...
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Hiring a Coding Interface Designer
Hey everyone, we're hiring our first designer (outside of @hayaodeh, our cofounder) and we're looking for someone who can both code and design. If you...
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Interested in AmAs? 💬
Fellow esteemed replers 🧐, Would you be interested if we did Ask me Anything with famous founders, CEOs, and developers? If so upvote and comment w...
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2,000,000+ replers 👏🎉
From me and the rest of the Repl.it team, thank you to all our wonderful replers -- we're so happy to be serving you! 2 m image For those who are in...
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👋✨Introduce yourself 🎉😀
Hello everyone! Let's use this thread to get to know each other. Just say hi and a few words about who you are, maybe what are you building or learnin...
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Repl.it GFX Public Beta: Build Games and GUI Apps
Hello everyone, We've spent months researching methods to implement a cross-platform and cross-language graphics engine in Repl.it. With our Explorer...
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📕Language Learning Club 🤓
Henlo frens, We're planning on starting a programming language learning club where we pick a language and a book (ideally with lots of exercises) and...
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Meet The Music Hackathon Winners (Third Place)
Heyo replers 👊, If you haven't heard -- because you're new here or have been living under a bash repl -- we held an online hackathon with a "music"...
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Handling Infinite Loops with Backpressure
In 2017 we published a post on how we handle infinite loops at Repl.it. The post was very popular and went on to inspire similar work at React.js and...
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Announcing Universal Package Manager
Open-source has revolutionized software development -- it wouldn't be an overstatement to say that it's been the most significant productivity win for...
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🥇repl.run homepage contest 💻
We're about to release repl.run to the public and we want something cool to exist at the root. Right now we have Star Wars ASCII animation. Which is...
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Introducing Julia support
Typically programmers are forced to make a tradeoff between speed and ease-of-use. Julia's designers set out to solve this problem and make a languag...
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Two new languages: Nim and Crystal
Continuing on our language-adding binge, today we're excited to announce two new languages: Nim and Crystal! Nim Nim is a statically-typed language...
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Pyxel, an 8bit retro gaming Python framework, on Repl.it
Just in time for the Game Jam I'm excited to announce the addition of Pyxel -- an 8bit retro gaming framework for Python. Pyxel has everything you nee...
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Repl.it Discord Bot
https://repl.it/@amasad/discord-bot-example It started from just trying out discord.py but people on the Repl.it discord \(https://repl.it/discord) l...
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PySimpleGUI Adds Support For Repl.it
PySimpleGUI, the simplest cross-platform Python GUI framework just added support for Repl.it (web in general) and it's the simplest way I've seen UI b...
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💲Make Money 💲Building a Bot 🤖
Hey, I'd like a bot that reads comments and posts from repl talk in realtime (you can use @mat1's repltalk pip package) and posts it to a channel on S...
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Introducing TypeScript Support and JavaScript Intellisense
TypeScript has grown stratospherically in the past few years. We just started using at Repl.it (parts of our IDE is written in it) and it's also one o...
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90s LIVE CHAT!! JOIN NOW
https://90s-chat--amasad.repl.co/ source code: https://repl.it/@amasad/90s-chat
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New repl.art for a secret project
It's become a tradition where for new projects we're working we get art done. That way we get to hype up our releases way ahead of time #vaporware. Yo...
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[Beta/Explorers] Announcing repl.run: publish your terminal apps as websites
Almost everyone's first computer program is a terminal program along the lines of: name = input('What is your name?\n') print('Hi, %s.' % name) Ever...
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ATTENTION: Scoreboard API
You can use this to create and persist a scoreboard for your game. It's very simple: include a script in your app <script src="https://scoreboard...
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HTTPS-ready custom domains for websites & servers
We released web hosting back in March and since then you, our dear replers, have deployed 250,000 websites that served outside traffic. Some of those...
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First Official Repl.it Art: MULTIPLAYER
We commissioned an artist to make something for the upcoming Multiplayer feature (renamed from "live-coding"). This is what he came up with -- what d...