Category Archives: Coding

Anything to do with programming.

Sum of all even Fibonacci terms below 4 million

The second Euler problem concerns the Fibonacci sequence, which for anyone doing MS221 is the basis of module A1. Each new term in the Fibonacci sequence is generated by adding the previous two terms. By starting with 1 and 2, … Continue reading

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Find the sum of all the multiples of 3 or 5 below 1000

Project Euler’s first problem. Continue reading

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Finally succeeding?

I read an article by James Somers at The Atlantic called “How I Failed, Failed, and Finally Succeeded at Learning How to Code”. Continue reading

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Any colour will do

I hope Dustin Kirkland wont mind me re-posting this but it’s so insightful I felt I must. Poul-Henning Kamp posted this concerning Free BSD development over eleven years ago…

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Twitter vulnerabilities, using Windows, studying and new WordPress themes.

Graham Cluley, a Senior Technology Consultant at Sophos, has a nice blog piece on the Twitter worm from earlier this week. To cut a long story short, he reminds us of the importance of sanitizing inputs. Still, it was more … Continue reading

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