Archive for 2007

31.12.2007: Summary 2007
28.12.2007: SICP section 4.3.1
27.12.2007: SICP section 4.2.3
25.12.2007: SICP section 4.2.2
22.12.2007: Book review: “The grapes of wrath” by John Steibeck
14.12.2007: SICP sections 4.1.6 – 4.1.7
10.12.2007: Book review: “The hummus king and the bathtub queen” by Ilan Heitner
08.12.2007: Book review: “The Haj” by Leon Uris
08.12.2007: SICP sections 4.1.3 – 4.1.5
06.12.2007: SICP sections 4.1.1 – 4.1.2
06.12.2007: The “automatically generating code from specs” fallacy
30.11.2007: Book review: “Galapagos” by Kurt Vonnegut
27.11.2007: Book review: “Suite Francaise” by Irene N√©mirovsky
24.11.2007: The context sensitivity of C’s grammar
23.11.2007: SICP – a midway recap
23.11.2007: SICP sections 3.5.4 – 3.5.5
15.11.2007: the answer for parsing C ?
10.11.2007: SICP section 3.5.3
05.11.2007: SICP sections 3.5.1 – 3.5.2
02.11.2007: Book review: “The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes” by Arthur Conan Doyle
31.10.2007: Conveniently tiling windows on the screen
29.10.2007: A new wide-screen LCD monitor
27.10.2007: Textile – a simple markup language for the web
26.10.2007: SICP 3.4
20.10.2007: Sharing files and printers through a firewall
18.10.2007: SICP section 3.3.5
10.10.2007: Lisp on one hand, Ada on the other
09.10.2007: Book review: “The 25 Best Time Management Tools & Techniques” by P. Dodd and D. Sundheim
08.10.2007: SICP section 3.3.4
04.10.2007: SICP section 3.3.3
03.10.2007: SICP section 3.3.2
03.10.2007: Book review: “The Shadow of the Wind” by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
02.10.2007: Analyzing C source code
02.10.2007: Climbing Mount Tabor
29.09.2007: SICP section 3.3.1
28.09.2007: SICP section 3.2
28.09.2007: Book review: “Beautiful Code”, edited by Andy Oram & Greg Wilson
27.09.2007: SICP sections 3.1.2 – 3.1.3
26.09.2007: Book review: “The adventures of Sherlock Holmes” by Arthur Conan Doyle
25.09.2007: SICP section 3.1.1
24.09.2007: “Reading” audiobooks – a first experience
23.09.2007: Free and bound variables in Lisp
21.09.2007: SICP section 2.5.3
20.09.2007: SEO for Lisp’s sake (Lisp tutorial)
16.09.2007: Common Lisp vs. Scheme macros
16.09.2007: SICP section 2.5.2
14.09.2007: SICP section 2.5.1
12.09.2007: SICP section 2.3.4
11.09.2007: SICP section 2.3.3
09.09.2007: SICP section 2.4
07.09.2007: Book review: “Q & A” by Vikas Swarup
01.09.2007: “Progamming language choice and calibre of programmer”
31.08.2007: How high on a google search does your website rank ?
30.08.2007: SICP sections 2.3.1 – 2.3.2
28.08.2007: A quote on liberty
26.08.2007: Book review: “The Undercover Economist” by Tim Harford
24.08.2007: SICP section 2.2.4
23.08.2007: Giving PLT Scheme a try
22.08.2007: SICP section 2.2.3
21.08.2007: two job proposals in two days
20.08.2007: Rant about Common Lisp and implementations
18.08.2007: Book review: “Mila 18″ by Leon Uris
16.08.2007: MTU causes trouble again…
11.08.2007: Hello from Ubuntu Linux 7.04
10.08.2007: Book review: “The equation that couldn’t be solved” by Mario Livio
10.08.2007: SICP section 2.2.2
10.08.2007: SICP section 2.2.1
09.08.2007: Book review: “The memory keeper’s daughter” by Kim Edwards
08.08.2007: Setting up an initialization file for CLISP on Windows
08.08.2007: Windows automation with AutoHotKey
28.07.2007: Booked a vacation in Turkey!
27.07.2007: Educational path
27.07.2007: DSL = Metalinguistic Abstraction
27.07.2007: SICP section 2.1.4
27.07.2007: Bison looking for bison.simple on Windows
25.07.2007: SICP sections 2.1.1 – 2.1.3
20.07.2007: Book review: “Countdown to Spanish” by Gail Stein
20.07.2007: Parsing of undecoded UTF-8 will give garbage when decoding entities
19.07.2007: SICP section 1.3.4
17.07.2007: Firebug and HTML analysis
14.07.2007: More about my RentACoder experiment
13.07.2007: SICP sections 1.3.2 – 1.3.3
13.07.2007: Spending my RentACoder earned money on Books
11.07.2007: SICP section 1.3.1
09.07.2007: SICP section 1.2.6
06.07.2007: the difference between mathematics and engineering
06.07.2007: Book review: “The God Delusion” by Richard Dawkins
04.07.2007: SICP sections 1.2.4 – 1.2.5
30.06.2007: Book review: “The Elements of Style” by W. Strunk Jr. and E.B. White
29.06.2007: The end of the road for ESMS
28.06.2007: SICP section 1.2.3
28.06.2007: SICP section 1.2.2
26.06.2007: SICP section 1.2.1
22.06.2007: Book review: “Hackers” by Steven Levy
21.06.2007: SICP section 1.1
19.06.2007: Introducing the “SICP reading notes”
15.06.2007: hacking log
09.06.2007: Book review: “The mystery of capital” by Hernando De Soto
02.06.2007: Logical operators in Perl and Ruby
02.06.2007: pre tag annoyance
02.06.2007: Upgrading to WordPress 2.2
29.05.2007: Book review: “The story of language” by Charles L. Barber
23.05.2007: SciTE enhancements
22.05.2007: MySQL server installation woes
22.05.2007: using nmap to scan ports
20.05.2007: “Unassigned variable” error in C#
19.05.2007: PayPal problem with receiving funds without a U.S. bank account
18.05.2007: an original marriage proposal…
15.05.2007: quality reading instead of quantity reading
12.05.2007: Book review: “Road fever” by Tim Cahill
10.05.2007: Typing Spanish characters on a standard keyboard
09.05.2007: Book review: “The emergence of man” by John Pfeiffer
07.05.2007: irb tab completion
04.05.2007: Book review: “A tale of two cities” by Charles Dickens
23.04.2007: Book review: “Big Bang” by Simon Singh
21.04.2007: Doing some work at RentACoder
16.04.2007: Book review: “Ruby Cookbook” by L. Carlson and L. Richardson
14.04.2007: Book review: “The mismeasure of man” by Stephen Jay Gould
14.04.2007: Subversion repository on SourceForge
13.04.2007: Useful resources for using YAML in Ruby
13.04.2007: Nice quotes about science
13.04.2007: Unicode and character sets
08.04.2007: Solution of the Two Envelopes paradox
08.04.2007: Sudoku as a SAT problem
07.04.2007: Fighting blog and forum spam – a temporary victory
05.04.2007: Book review: “Freakonomics” by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
04.04.2007: Improving anti spam security of my ESMS forum
04.04.2007: A speeding ticket comes from afar
03.04.2007: TFTP
01.04.2007: SimCity 4
25.03.2007: Book review: “Billions & Billions” by Carl Sagan
23.03.2007: Book review: “Space” by James Michener
18.03.2007: a long beep is for memory !
15.03.2007: Books read during the vacation