Posts Tagged “programming”
Things that are related to programming or development.
Lights Out Game
29 July 2020
Shown below is a lights out kind of game. Scores are not tracked or anything
it’s just something meant for fun. The goal is to get the board either completely
lit up or completely black. It inverts the color of whatever you click on and those directly adjacent squares. Those squares directly to the north, south, east and west.
My Relative Credit Card Spend
03 January 2019
I’ve had a credit card now for about 2 years, so I thought I would make
a cool visualization that shows my relative spend through out the year
on a daily basis. I think this plot came out to be relatively cool.
Reimplementing the Tree Command
30 September 2018
I decided I’m going to try to reimplement the tree utility from
scratch in a very limited version. Mine will only work from the current
directory and will support no arguments. This article will take you
through my implementation of the problem.
A Brief Introduction to AWK
30 December 2017
This will be brief introduction to awk and it’s many uses. I will show a
few brief segments about various uses of awk and when it comes in handy
for certain tasks. For more detail one should read the
Awk User’s Manual.
CyberSeed 2017 - Application Security
21 October 2017
I recently competed at the 4th Cyberseed event at UConn in the
application development competition. The challenge was to build a secure
application according to specific specifications before the competition. Then
the individual teams would attack each others apps in order to collect various
flags placed in our apps. This year was the first for this particular event,
and the challenge was to build a secure medical repository. The teams were
then given the source for each others apps a couple of days before the event.
This event was a lot of fun and lead to a lot of lessons about secure app
development for me.
Finding the Largest File Stored in Your Git Repository
30 January 2017
This command will find the largest file from the output of git ls-files
which outputs the path to each of the files stored in git below your
Calculating the Size of Your Video Library
07 December 2016
This command will calculate the size of your movie and video library in
days. You can modify the awk command as you see fit to calculate the time
07 November 2016
I was counting some coins and was wondering if some coins should be
produced more frequently because they would be used more often so I wrote
an minimized change count algorithm to decide if certain coins should be
produced more often.
Sine-Cosine Demo App
06 September 2016
I had to create a sine-cosine demonstrator for a class, this is that demo.
A SQLite Tutorial
24 May 2015
This is my in-depth SQLite tutorial for C++. This is the first
tutorial I am doing on this website. It is really difficult to find a good
tutorial for prepared statements with SQLite, and that is what this tutorial