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  • Generic Foreign Keys in Django
  • Using content types for generic foreign keys in Django models
  • May 4, 2014, 5:13 p.m.
  • Sometimes it is necessary to use a generic foreign key in a Django model class instead of a foreign key to a specific model. One example could be a photo model that you would like to use for a profile model and a event model in some kind of social networking app. Django provides this functio...

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  • Interview prep and Java refreshers
  • Some practice questions and solutions implemented in Java
  • April 27, 2014, 10:48 p.m.
  • In preparation for upcoming interviews for a Software Engineering position, I have decided to post some practice questions and my solutions to them. If you are able to think of a better way to solve any of the questions I would appreciate hearing it. I chose to implement these solutions in J...

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  • What I learned while creating TravelViewr
  • All of the new things I got to do while creating my Senior Project
  • April 23, 2014, 8:36 p.m.
  • During the process of creating TravelViewr, I learned a lot about the full stack of a web application. I previously had an intermediate understanding of Django and was able to successfully do most of the basic CRUD operations, but TravelViewr contained a lot of server side programming that we...

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  • TravelViewr - A vacation sharing web app
  • The process of creating my senior project
  • April 20, 2014, 1:15 a.m.
  • When I initially had the idea to make a vacation sharing web app I planned on it being a fairly simple experience that integrated with Facebook for all of the social aspects, and creating it in PHP with a pretty basic code organization. My final result has been a fully featured vacation shari...

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  • Implementing Basic Memory Management
  • Creating your own malloc and free in c
  • April 15, 2014, 9:18 a.m.
  • I first started programming in c earlier this year. Coming from a background in Java, Python, and c++ I really didn't know anything about memory management. One of the first projects I was tasked to work on in my Operating Systems class was implementing malloc and free. For someone who bare...

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