All Of The Images On My Blog Are Generated By An Ai

August 05, 2022

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A robotic hand writing on a piece of parchment with a quill

The above image was created by the infamous AI DALL-E 2, by OpenAI. I recently was …

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Curate For Quality

May 07, 2022

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A group of professionals in suits, pixel art

A trend I’ve started to notice across many different disciplines is that when you deny the “majority” in favor of a high quality “minority”, you …

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Similarities Between Mentoring An Frc Team And Running A Startup

March 10, 2022

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So for the past several months I’ve been mentoring a high school robotics team. In that time I’ve come to realize that there are remarkable similarities between running an FRC team and running a startup. Here’s …

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Sleeper Cell - A Method Of Embedding Invisible Programs Into Source Code

I didn't break it, it was given to me broken

November 10, 2021

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It would surprise me if I’m the first person to create something like this, let alone think of it. That being said, I’ve figured out a way to secretly embed a python …

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How To Think Like A Software Engineer For Beginners

It's easier than you think

August 31, 2021

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The way programmers program programs are not always obvious when first starting out. When I was young and would see special effects in movies and TV shows, I would ask my …

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How To Program For 24 Hours Straight

Focus on the things that matter, remove the things that don’t.

August 26, 2021

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An illustration of a desk with the following things on it: a laptop, coffee …

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The Value Of Specializing

A little perspective can go a long way

August 24, 2021

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Marco shot of an expert blacksmith forging a piece of red hot steel. …

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Why 𒐫 Can Be A Variable In Python But Not 𑇩

...or unicode in a nutshell

August 22, 2021

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A graphic image of 𒐫 and 𑇩 being swapped between two systems

We’ve been told time and time again that variables in Python must begin with a letter or …

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What I Wish I Knew Before Starting My First Software Business

There’s so much more to it than just the code

August 19, 2021

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A stack of books on a library desk, god rays are shining through the dusty windows

Building your own Software as a Service (SaaS) startup …

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