I've been too quiet around here for too long. I plan to rectify that soon. As for why I've been absent for so long, the very short answer is that I lost the energy. I'm working on a lot of really new and exciting software projects (~6 of them side projects I work on in my free time, mostly by myself). Combine this with an aggressive work schedule, lots of traveling for the summer conference season, Read more >>
I've talked about the toy programming problem fizzbuzz on this blog a few times. In R, you might do something like this:
Or to be a bit more R-ish, you might do something like:
But there's a problem. That's all too readable! When I look at it, I know exactly what it's doing.
I spend most of my life programming in Fortran these days --- which I then hook Read more >>
Commenting here was effectively (accidentally) disabled for probably a few weeks due to some overzealous anti-spam policy that resulted from getting inundated with hundreds of spam posts in just a few days. The issue has been corrected. Additionally, I have added a contact form on my About page.
Feel free to use these to contact me and tell me what a dumb person I am. Read more >>