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Going Evil

OSD600 Week Seven Deliverable Introduction I have been a vim user for about two years, most of that time dedicated to simply learning how to exit the application. But all jokes aside, I’ve been using this editor for 90% of my projects and can say with confidence that despite its perverse editing modes, my continuous […]

The Perfect Platform Agnostic Digital Notebook – 2

Part 2 Google Keep Using Google Keep as my exclusive note keeping and organizational platform has been a mixed bag, one of which I had learned quite a bit of my own preference and annoyances when it comes to software. For one, Keep does not have a dark theme (this is easily remedied by changing […]

Brackets Enhancement Proposal

OSD600 Week Six Deliverable When we were given the instructions to search, locate and eventually implement fixes or upgrades to Mozilla’s Thimble or Brackets, I found what perhaps was the most challenging enhancement I could possible implement. Suggested here by the professor, and assigned to myself at my own request, the user interface discussion can […]

Algorithm Selection in C

SPO600 Week Five Deliverables During this lab, we were instructed to program two different implementations which attempted the same process; adjusting the volume of a sequence of samples. This program would be implemented in C, and benchmarked using the conventional time.h library available through the system. Implementation One This simple implementation utilized the following function, […]

The Perfect Platform Agnostic Digital Notebook

Part 1 EverNote, a product regarded as the one of the most controversial productivity services of 2016 due to pricing scheme upgrade, feature restrictions on lower offerings, and a privacy policy update -which allowed developers decrypted access to the average user’s notes, have made many turn away in uproar, and even fewer advocate the upgrades. […]

Contributing a Bug Fix to Thimble

OSD600 Assignment One Deliverable In the last week of January I posted about setting up a local instance of Thimble, an online editor which supported the learning of HTML, CSS and JavaScript. This project allowed for educators and hobbyists alike to program, and demonstrate their code with live previews in the same window without ever […]

Creating Static Web Content hosted by Github

OSD600 Week Four Deliverable Developers, programmers and even the occasional hobbyist are a hot topic this decade, knowing just their contributions alone can shape modern day enterprises and the technological stack of tomorrow’s gadgets. Google, a company familiar to anyone who’s rejected the living-under-rocks lifestyle is renown for providing their employees with perks that make […]

Compiler Optimizations and Features

An Intro, Deliverable Four for SPO600 When compiling projects, files and various utilities, the IDE you use takes care of quite a bit of background tasks, arguments and settings. Some of these settings and arguments can make quite the difference to the end product, relating to performance overhead, file size and included binaries which make […]