by jphandrigan | Oct 16, 2019 | Programming

Wow. It’s been a longtime since I’ve made a post here. Let’s just say… life has been hectic. I’ve been spending some time with Python and web scraping. It’s been a whole bunch of fun. There’s no better feeling than setting up...
by jphandrigan | Mar 6, 2012 | Programming, School/Learning/Work

Add all the natural numbers below one thousand that are multiples of 3 or 5. Seems simple enough? Here’s my brute force way of answering it (using Python): #initiate the counters n = 1 sumTo = 0 #iterate up to 1000, adding natural numbers that are multiples of 3...
by jphandrigan | May 31, 2011 | Programming

“Project Euler is a series of challenging mathematical/computer programming problems that will require more than just mathematical insights to solve. Although mathematics will help you arrive at elegant and efficient methods, the use of a computer and...