Pycon Day 1

The first day of PyCon was a short day. There was a dinner to kick things off, then people started walking around to each of the booths. It was a very interesting experience for me as I didn't really know any Python at the beginning of the week. But I…

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HFOSS Quiz 2

Main Quiz: When does a work become "copyrighted" by an Author? "The moment you save code to a file" Without copyright, there could be no copyleft. What are the copyrights that an author has when they create a work, according to the US Copyright office? "Legal rules prohibit non-copyright holders…

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Feasts in WoW

Recently I realized that how I check what food or drink doesn't allow for eating a feast to affect your blood sugar level. Bag and Spell Casting Currently, in order to figure out what food or drink you're consuming, it waits for your character to cast a spell. This sounds…

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Imagine RIT

Imagine RIT is a festival for students to show off what they've been working on all year. People come from all over Rochester to see what cool new things are being shown. Foss @ Magic This year I volunteered to help out at the Foss @ Magic table. Originally I wasn't going…

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Pygame...

It's finally time to start working on AngleGators. We were given a quick-start for the project to make sure that everything is running properly to start and that it will run properly on the XO laptops. Windows I was looking into using pygame on a Windows machine, and from what…

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RSS Feeds in ofCourse and Ghost.org

ofCourse ofCourse is an open source courseware. It's something that we're using for some of the courses in the Open Source minor. It is a location where students can share cool information that they've found as well as an easy to find location for the professor to post important information.…

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PyCon Day 3

On the last day of the "conference" I adventured out a little bit more. I went to see a talk about technical debt and ways to avoid it. This was an interesting talk, while the speaker talked a lot about specifics to Python she also spent a decent amount of…

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PyCon Day 2

During the second day of PyCon I was still a little overwhelmed by the number of people around. That's something that I definitely need to figure out a better way to deal with other than just entering into a little shell of my own. Because of this I spent most…

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Space Invaders

My Space Invaders project is meant to be two-fold. I'm using it to learn more about the language C++ but also to learn more about how my programming choices affect the computer, such as where things are being stored in memory. While learning is one of the most important parts…

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Import/Export Is Fully Functional!

After much tinkering with code, I have finally gotten both the import and the export functions to act the way I want them to. The last functional thing I need to do is implement the timer for how long you've been at a good glucose level, and the timer for…

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