How to Screen Scrape: The Basics

Screen Scraping has become a more important activity as information on the web becomes more and more commoditized. I did a post on screen scraping with Ruby, but thought a more basic post showing the mechanics of creating a scrape might be useful to some. I’m going to use one of my favorite imperative scripting languages: […]

Developing an algorithm

Say we are building a robot. We just purchased a kit from Robots R Us, and find that there are 3 pegs upon which we are to affix some gears. Pretend that we have no common sense, or intuition about gears, so that all we have available to us is the math we learned in […]

React Simplicity

This is just a quick intro to React to show how easy it is on a very basic level. React is often compared to Angular, but the two are very different: Angular is more of a framework, whereas React is more of a library. So, with React, we can make Components, and in so doing, […]