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I’ve been interested in NLP for a while. And I’ve been into D for almost a whole month! I wanted to implement an NLP subtask, and continue familiarization with D. A simple (but not trivial) algorit...

redirecting blogspot posts to Jekyll

After exporting my blogger site and importing, everything was looking great, except one thing. The old site was still getting some (read, very little) traffic. And I wanted to redirect that to my n...

Beginning D: Unit Testing, IntelliJ, & Dub

Since my last post, I’ve done a couple things that bring my D experience more in line to a real development cycle. I’ve become more familiar with the debugging experience (with lldb), explored an I...

JSONInflater.d: My first Dub (D) package

Why D In my free time, I’ve been trying to work with cpp lately, but have found many aspects of the process frustrating (dependency management, and compile time in particular). I was working thoug...

Favorite Books of 2015: Bad Voltage

Bad Voltage Bad Voltage is the most eccentric book I read last year, and maybe ever. it is certainly the most cyberpunk book I’ve ever read. It has everything that could be asked from the classic ...

Favorite Books 2015: The Robot Novels & The End of Eternity

Asimov’s longevity and prolificacy led him in a lot of directions. I enjoyed his two part history on the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. Obviously what he’s best known for is his science fic...

Favorite Books 2015: A Fire Upon the Deep

A Fire Upon the Deep is a fantastic hard science fiction novel from retired Computer Scientist Vernon Vinge. The novel uses a dual narrative to explore different forms of conciousness from two wi...

Modern CPP and OpenCV 2.4

Lately I’ve been going through the Open CV tutorials. I chose to go with the 2.4 version rather than 3.0, because, as of writing, the OpenCV entry in Arch Linux Repo doesn’t use 3.0, and I didn’t w...

Editing Jekyl on Android with MrHyde

Right now I’m using MrHydr to edit this blog post. I really like it. It provides some necessary features without trying to do to much. The editing field is plain text monospace, which I really lik...

Favorite Books 2015: The Black Company & Shadows Linger

The Black Company series has carved out a niche into my personal literary landscape. I read the titular novel as well as the second novel in the series, Shadows Linger. I will probably complete...