Posts Tagged ‘programming’

/r/dailyprogrammer – Poetry in a Haystack

Sunday, July 5th, 2015

I decided to start participating in some of the programming challenges in the dailyprogrammer subreddit. I'm not saying I'm going to do them every day, but maybe one a week; we'll see! The challenge from July 3 is the first one I've attempted. The challenge is to find 3 lines from a famous poem given a text file with 50000 lines in it. Of those 50000 lines, 49997 of them are gibberish. I will be solving the challenges in C# unless otherwise noted. (more…)

7 tips for being a better, more efficient programmer

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

I've been talking recently about working a shorter, more efficient work week and wanted to share some of the things that I've learned over the years that help make it possible. Below are seven tips that will boost your productivity at work and help you avoid headaches at home. (more…)

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