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Scala pattern matching? Be careful :)

A few days ago I experienced one of the scala pattern matching rules in action. Luckily I already had a unit test that prevented this very hidden bug :) This is the test and the first version of the code which was perfectly working: 293 more words


Connectionism and neural networks

By Gordon Rugg

There have been a lot of major changes in cognitive psychology over the last thirty-odd years. One of the biggest involves the growth of… 3,933 more words

Useful Concepts

Head scratching pattern matching

For my second project, I decided to go for a patterned fabric.  This fabric!  I think it’s by Kokka, but I got mine from a local crafts shop and it’s from available online. 205 more words


Cap Sleeve Summer Dress

I went back to John Lewis a few weeks back to buy some of the Hemmingway Designs fabric which I had seen earlier in the year. 713 more words

Women's Clothes

Five Techniques To Help You Think More Deeply

I recently stumbled across a great engineering blog post:

Speeding Up Your Engineering Org, Part I: Beyond the Cost Center Mentality

that got me thinking about the various techniques I’ve come to appreciate as strategies for deep thinking. 924 more words


Striped Dress Update

Here’s the front and back of the striped dress thus far:

I’m pretty proud of the pattern matching, given that the pattern is self-drafted and I really had no idea what I was doing (I have a book on pattern-drafting, so why is it that I still prefer to try to figure things out on my own? 46 more words