A Recursive Exercise in C

20 07 2017

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Recently someone asked an interesting question at StackOverflow about using recursion  in the C Programming Language to achieve the same result as code relying on a loop structure.  The question pertained to outputting a geometric pattern. Read the rest of this entry »

The Truth About Lambdas in PHP (Static Mode)

24 01 2011

Here is the link for my presentation at CSUF (SoCal Code Camp) on Jan 29, 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Create_Function() and Recursion

28 12 2010

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One of the best ways to get up to speed with PHP is to Read the rest of this entry »

Prime Time

12 08 2010

Yesterday, I read somewhere online that there are programmers with such poor programming skills that they are unable to write code that would display prime numbers between zero and a hundred. Read the rest of this entry »

Buzzing and Fizzing in PHP

11 08 2010

Purportedly it can be terribly challenging to find a programmer who can actually code Read the rest of this entry »

Math: Factorials and PHP

18 06 2010

What is up with the technical questions based on an understanding of math? When was the last time I actually worked for a client who needed me to find factorials using PHP? Oh, well, instead of procrastinating by dwelling on past glories, let’s consider the following technical question: Read the rest of this entry »

Rabbits and Numbers

2 04 2010

This is a post I’m resurrecting from my old blog because it deals with an interesting mathematical subject, Fibonacci numbers. Apparently, the acclaimed 13th century mathematician Leonardo Fibonacci applied the numerical sequence in solving a problem involving the growth of a hypothetical rabbit population. Read the rest of this entry »

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