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Distributed Systems Blog
I stumbled across a great series of blog posts on distributed systems by a Mr Aphyr. Here is the first one: Call me maybe: Carly Rae Jepsen and the perils of network partitions.
It also turns out that I met him in college at Carleton! Wow!more…
OpenSSL: U MAD?
Wait, is that William Carlos Williams?
JSON Web Token (JWT) Authorization for Python's Requests
JSON Web Tokens are "a compact URL-safe means of representing claims to be transferred between two parties." The "claims" are assertions about what's going on, and they're cryptographically signed, either with a shared secret between client and server or using public key cryptography.
One place they're being ...more…
Matlab xUnit DocTest transfers ownership
At a previous job, I worked a lot with Matlab. This was in 2010, before Matlab had any testing tools included, and the best testing tool was Steve Eddins' Matlab xUnit package.
I loved (and love) the Python
doctest module: it's both a clever
hack and a very useful ...
A story from my sister
Playing with d3.js
THESE ARE CUCUMBERS.more…