I'm Ben Card of muto.ca. Welcome to my SDF homepage.

I'm a computer scientist from Alberta, Canada. I use Unix.

I'm a 35mm photographer.

Like most people, I read books. I have read a lot on computer science, but for brevity, here are what I would consider the "Bibles of Computing":

I also read non-computer books (albeit, less of them):


I don't play computer games too often, but I guess I can have a list of my favourites:

On this note, I'd like to talk about my general software configuration (for PC). I use 720p instead of 1080p to reduce strain on my GPU. I set most shading & texture settings to "medium" or "low". People who max out all their games just enjoy wasting electricity.


I don't usually listen to music, except on the weekends. If you're looking for something to listen to, try: