Newton's Method

Let's talk about ΩeΩ = 1. Here's a great blackpenredpen video about calculating this value: This got me thinking about J, because it has some interesting "adverbs" »

Some Books about Religion

The following books have made an impression on me and my beliefs. Biblical Literacy by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin. This book gives you a synopsis of the »

Radio Networking

I've been investigating radio networking a bit lately for a side project I'm thinking about. This summarizes what I've learned. Different radio networking technologies in the »

Bisecting a List

How would you chop a linked list in half? A trivial approach would be to just get the length of the list and then walk the »

How it Went Badly

The architect at my work recently handed a prototype he build to me and I was instructed to maintain it. In so doing, I have found »

SQL Is Not The Problem

This is adapted from a comment I left on Hacker News. Why don't we replace SQL with some other, better query language, perhaps something "equally powerful" »