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How Swiftly I began to love Swift...

So, my last post was a little nasty.  Written like a conservative populist, which politically I’m not, but I admit I had my reservations about learning Swift then, and I stand by that opinion at that time.   366 more words

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Some of my favorite definitions of NPM

NPM is super awesome and I totes heart it. First coming into the world of Node.js and seeing the power of installing modules to add new functionality to my projects I was super excited. 222 more words

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Going back to bash-ics with dev tools

I recently nuked my entire development environment and I did so purposefully. As I have been teaching myself to write code I have come across many fun, shiny things that can make developing for the web easier, flashier, or something-er. 630 more words

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How Microsoft Is Trying to Calm Fears About Spy 'Back Doors' in Its Code

Microsoft, still stung by accusations that it installed “back doors” for the U.S. government to access customers’ communications, opened a center in Brazil on Wednesday where officials will be able to inspect its programming code, in an attempt to allay suspicions in the region that its software programs are vulnerable to spying. 413 more words

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Teaching myself math from the beginning

Awhile back I read a book called Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and its Consequences by John Allen Paulos where they argue that a lack of understanding of numbers is just as detrimental as being unable to read or write. 503 more words

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pause-last.lsp

Add a pause mark (fermata) to the last note of every part in your sl-c piece. Includes option of placing fermata in a different bar and adding a final double bar line. 121 more words

Algorithmic Composition

make-scale.lsp

A neat little function to create a scale in the form of a list of pitch symbols, e.g. ‘(c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 a4 b4 c5). 294 more words

Algorithmic Composition