Avenger Penguin

Software

  1. Python and Set Theory

    The Python programming language has a nice declarative syntax for data sructures known as comprehensions. They provide a quick, concise way to set up lists, sets, generators and dictionaries.

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  2. Why Programming Language Matters

    Choice of programming language can be a source of religious wars between software engineers and developers. It is one of the many areas where people build a subjective opinion based on how “nice” or “elegant” something is and whether they get joy working with it or whether they find themselves …

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  3. Why can’t I call my API RESTful?

    Semantic debates are fun, aren’t they? I can build an API and call it a REST API, then someone can say it isn’t truly REST and now we’re back to arguing about what is and isn’t REST. The most common point of contention is whether or …

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