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by foxgloves
Tue Apr 09, 2013 2:38 am UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: A Book About the Internet
Replies: 2
Views: 5985

A Book About the Internet

I feel like one of the things holding me back as a programmer is my limited understanding of how networks and the Internet in particular work. I read through the wiki article, but I feel the topic is too big for just a short paper. Do you have recommendations on books that explain well (and more imp...
by foxgloves
Thu Apr 12, 2012 1:47 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Odd Force Equation
Replies: 3
Views: 2111

Odd Force Equation

I was reading a book, and I ran into this odd equation:

[math]F=\frac{d}{dt}(\frac{mv}{(1-\frac{v^2}{c^2})})[/math]

Where does this equation come from and what does it represent?
by foxgloves
Wed Apr 11, 2012 2:45 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Real-time coding collabtoration tool
Replies: 7
Views: 2935

Re: Real-time coding collabtoration tool

Check out http://collabedit.com/, http://piratepad.net/, http://typewith.me/, and there's a ton more over here - http://etherpad.org/public-sites/. I've been asked to use a collabedit, piratepad and etherpad (now acquired by Google) for phone interviews, they all work well. I checked out piratepad,...
by foxgloves
Wed Apr 11, 2012 2:28 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Real-time coding collabtoration tool
Replies: 7
Views: 2935

Re: Real-time coding collabtoration tool

WarDaft wrote:Google docs let multiple people edit a doc at the same time, but it doesn't have any IDE like assistance at all, that I know of.


Ya, I was looking for something that has syntax highlighting and line numbers, so the code is more readable.
by foxgloves
Wed Apr 11, 2012 1:40 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Real-time coding collabtoration tool
Replies: 7
Views: 2935

Real-time coding collabtoration tool

Background info: I am conducting technical interviews for a database programmer intern. To test the candidates, I want to ask them both conceptual questions, as well as ask them to write code in the required languages to solve problems. I do not want to meet the candidates in person (yet), but want ...
by foxgloves
Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:11 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Attack and Defend
Replies: 2904
Views: 289337

Re: Attack and Defend

Your eyes encounter a wall. I then hurl bricks at NP.
by foxgloves
Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 26096
Views: 2560128

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted. The cops then bust you on a charge of possession.
I wish for a good book to read.
by foxgloves
Sat Feb 21, 2009 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Attack and Defend
Replies: 2904
Views: 289337

Re: Attack and Defend

I happen to be wearing a hard-hat. Construction engineering ftw.

I give NP an impossibly hard integral-related problem.
by foxgloves
Sat Feb 21, 2009 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Misquote the person above you.
Replies: 4764
Views: 357892

Re: Misquote the person above you.

Bartimaeus wrote: DeLink wrote: EvilHankVenture wrote: eviloatmeal wrote:Yeah, right there in the back I could see her real box. That's not apptizing *censored wording* NOW THAT'S APPITZING ....some of the time I go on 4chan Can I come? No, you may not! (There is no punch there, unlike Poland)
by foxgloves
Fri Dec 26, 2008 3:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3585926

Re: Rant Thread

I am kind of new, so don't flame me, but I have a rant as well... (this does not apply to my posts) I hate it how when someone posts an intelligent post, people feel the need to look for grammar mistakes instead of addressing the issue. I wonder if that's because they feel a need to assure themselve...

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