Queen's was hosting its inaugural "Local Hack Day" which was sponsored by Major League Hacking, Queen's Software Developer's Club, and QHacks. This was a one day hackathon with a central theme around creating software to help Queen's and/or the greater Kingston community. I was in a group with my…

This was a very simple web app I wrote as part of a workshop on JavaScript app development. Attendees cloned the repository and developed the app on their own machines as we progressed through the workshop. At the end of the hour, everyone had a working product. It gave a…

This was among the more challenging problems I have tackled recently. It started on a bus ride home to visit family. I was toying around with trying to interpret the meaning of sentences using a simple Python script. After some time hacking away the script quickly began to grow in…