Amjad Masad

@amasad (1258) • Replit
ceo of repl.it
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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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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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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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👋✨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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📕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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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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🥇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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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[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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90s LIVE CHAT!! JOIN NOW
https://90s-chat--amasad.repl.co/ source code: https://repl.it/@amasad/90s-chat
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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
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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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Blog in Node.js
Check out my blog that I wrote a while ago in Node.js. It used to be hosted somewhere else but now repl.it is powerful enough to host it for me. The
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💎Ruby Packages via RubyGems 🔥
About 8 months ago we announced the Universal Package Manager -- a package manager with the same frontend despite language differences. We launched it
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Tic Tac Toe in remi a cross-platform Python Remote GUI Library
We're toying around with remi: a platform-independent Python GUI framework. It works on Repl.it because it renders to HTML. Events are sent back to t
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It's HACKTOBER
Skeleton cow to start your october
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Best resources for learning how to code?
It's no secret that repl.it is a destination for a lot of new programmers or learners. Many of them ask us for recommendations for the best resources
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Open AI GPT-2 language model
This is a language model recently released by OpenAI. I got it to run on repl.it and been having some fun with it. It runs slow, especially if you're
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Round-robin load-balancer with other repls as backends
This is a load-balancer that uses other repls as backends. That way you can build a scalable service on repl.it!
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ProTip: add __repl to a website or webapp to get the repl
Say you have a repl.co (hosted repls domain) url like my awesome TicTacToe game: https://tictactoe--amasad.repl.co/ Now if you add a /__repl to the u
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Thread with the best repl.it/discord bots
I'm talking to the nice people at Discord on Friday and I want to convince them to partner with us on Discord bots. To make repl.it a semi-official pl