Month: February 2017

This week on GitHub: Facebook’s forecaster and a sysadmin CURSE

You always wanted an autonomous T-shirt cannon, right? Here you go

Repo Roundup  To kick off this week’s Repo Roundup, in which we trawl online code repositories so you don’t have to, Facebook’s emitted a prophecy, and we don’t mean Mark Zuckerberg’s manifesto: it’s a forecasting procedure for R and Python, designed to work with the kind of datasets Facebook slurps.…

Normalize a Directory of mp3s

Back in the early days of Napster, Kazaa, eMule, and other file sharing networks, I would download as many apps, movies, game, and movies as possible.  My illegal downloading was out of control; I would get DMCA notices from my ISP for apps and games I had no intention of using — I would simply download them […]

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Convert String to DOM Nodes

It wasn’t too long ago that browsers were mostly stagnant when it came to implementing new APIs and features, leading to the rise of MooTools (FTW), jQuery, Dojo Toolkit, Prototype, and likewise JavaScript toolkits. Then we started doing more client side rendering and were forced to use a variety of tricks to handle templates, including […]

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John Wick: Chapter 2(2017)

Every small business needs to have a professional presence these days. In many cases, it makes sense for small business owners to accept bookings online. Entrepreneur for WordPress is just the theme…