16 December 2014
Yet another Rust meetup!
So keeping in the spirit of these posts, I will write a train of thought as I code!
Goal: Project Eular
Starting with problem...
09 December 2014
Getting Polished with Rust
So my coworker is the local Rust acolyte and he has persuaded me to give it a try. So here is a stream of thought from this journey.
- 18 November 2014
Ok back at Erlang again, and this time we are on Problem two of Project Eular.
SPOILER ALERT! This is the question but not the answer.
- 23 October 2014
My first Erlang program
Enough reading and watching great videos. It’s time to get our grubby little virtual fingers dirty in some code.
A great way to get in the mix is
- 01 September 2014
Private or Secure
A great beer conversation kept me up thinking, what is the difference between security and privacy on a philosophical, more than technical, level.
First, some definitions
Let’s use the...
- 07 July 2014
From Python NLTK to AST to Code.
"A butterfly alights upon a key. SyntaxError" -ReadEvalPrint
Yes, I may be the greatest poet you have ever read. You are welcome. But let’s get...
- 06 July 2014
Code generation for Fun and Profit.
So these past few posts have been about parsing python and manipulating the AST. But now I’m wondering if there are other ways. We could use Lex-Yacc which I’ve been...
- 04 July 2014
Further thoughts with the Python AST.
Ok just to come back to the whole python AST thing. I wanted to see how hard to make that nested dict into something that runs again. Let’s see!!
- 03 July 2014
Python micro benchmarks for fun and profit.
There comes a certain point in a developer’s life where they have the insatiable desire to do a benchmark. And not just any bechmark but a micro benchmark of something...
- 02 July 2014
It's cool to make your own crypto
In that last post, I whipped up this sweet little ceasar cipher. If Caesar lived with PGP maybe things would be different. But no. He thought this was the best....
- 01 July 2014
How I learned to stop worrying and love the AST
So python can be compiled into an Abstract Syntax Tree (AST). And there just happens to be a module with that exact name. Wonders never cease as we face...
- 29 June 2014
Programming is pure creation.
Programming makes me feel as though I have a super power. A strangely autistic, buggy, poorly optimized super power. The ability to create minions of dubious intelligence to do my...
- 28 June 2013
An entire django app in a single file. This started off to see what the absolutely smallest requirements needed to run a Django project. Updated from here to use...
- 18 November 2014