15 Feb

Coding Intentionally in Bash Grains

This post was originally published on Exercism, an amazing free mentor-based platform to improve your coding skills. I mentor people in Bash and Python there, and you should definitely check it out if you want to learn a lot more about specific lang...

07 Dec

AoC Day 7: The Sum of Its Parts

Day 7! I wasn't able to complete yesterday's challenge in time, but I'm going to keep working and hopefully get caught up this weekend. Nevertheless, Advent waits for no DEV, and we must press onwards.

Today, we get the exciting task of putting to...

05 Dec

AoC Day 5: Alchemical Reduction

Alright! We got through Day 4. It's done. We completed the tasks given to us. For most of us, it is dead to us and we will speak of it no more.

Day 5 is upon us! Today is all about the chemistry. We've got long strings of "polymers" that may o...

05 Dec

AoC Day 5: Alchemical Reduction

Alright! We got through Day 4. It's done. We completed the tasks given to us. For most of us, it is dead to us and we will speak of it no more.

Day 5 is upon us! Today is all about the chemistry. We've got long strings of "polymers" that may o...

09 Jun

Each Pair with Itertools

Cover Photo by Dan Gold on Unsplash.

Quick Tip Time!

This week I was working on some coding challenges on Rosalind in Python. For one of the problems, I needed to run through consecutive groups of characters in a string and do something with them....