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Andrew Buntine

Conjurer of computational spells and trickery.

Location Melbourne, Australia Joined Joined on  Personal website http://bunts.io github website
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The Balanced Ternary Machines of Soviet Russia

It looks like a bug with dev.to - I will open an issue.

The Balanced Ternary Machines of Soviet Russia

It looks like a bug with dev.to - I will open an issue.

Getting Started with AWS Lambda and Node.js

Nice article. It would also be interesting to talk about re...

I Hate Whiteboard Interviews

Thanks for sharing your story. First of all, I hope you're...

The Balanced Ternary Machines of Soviet Russia

You are right! Fixed :)

Ask Dev, what books do you all recommend? 📖

SICP is a classic read. One of my favourite books is Progra...

Everything That's Not Tested Will Break

Good post. It was nice read. :) Honestly, I don't see man...

Introduction To Python Lists

Nice one. An article on list comprehensions or Pythons buil...

Adventures in Rust

The official "book" is the best place to learn rust. It's a r...

Adventures in Rust

Rust is one of those languages that wil force you to become a...

Laser Drift: Reverse engineering slot cars for fun and (maybe) profit!

Very observant! The older models only supported 4 players....

I’m Ben and I am a Rails developer

Good post. I think it's also important to remember that the...

JavaScript — Back to Basics: Prefix vs. Postfix

Nice article! This is thanks to C and has always been a got...

Don't ALWAYS quick-return from functions

Yeah, nice one. The last example demonstrates the concept m...

Don't ALWAYS quick-return from functions

Nice writeup. In general I am not a fan of multiple returns...

Clean Code, bullshit or common sense?

So, in my experience, it's pretty well understood in most t...

Programmer vs Software Engineer

It's also worth pointing out that the term "Engineer" is pr...

Linked Lists — BaseCS Video Series

Actually. Edit edit: Firefox seems to buffer the entire vid...

Linked Lists — BaseCS Video Series

Is anyone else experiencing issues playing the video? I am ...

Who is Who?

Yes, as practicioners we spend far too little time developi...

Tag Your Unions Before You Wreck Your Unions

Nice article. The Rust language also has great support for ...

Writing a Brainfuck Interpreter in Rust (and WebAssembly)

Well, Brainfuck has been proven Turing-complete. So, at lea...

How do you learn a new programming language?

For me, the most effective approach to learning a new languag...

Explain like I'm five: Is Test Driven Development really that used in most of the programming world?

In my experience, I've found that many people and companies c...

Experienced developers: What concept have you never gotten around to learning and you've been fine without it?

The theory behind it surely is not a day to day topic, but I ...

Any suggestions for books to learn Functional Programming Paradigm

Thanks for the response. My qualm, however, is only with th...

Any suggestions for books to learn Functional Programming Paradigm

We are talking in circles here. Your quote is saying nothin...

Any suggestions for books to learn Functional Programming Paradigm

Functions in Javascript are first-class. Period. The abilit...

Any suggestions for books to learn Functional Programming Paradigm

SICP is a classic text in this field.

Any suggestions for books to learn Functional Programming Paradigm

Not sure where you got this from. Functions are absolutely ...

DOM elements with ID's are global variables

Yep, absolutely. To clarify, the comment is referring to th...

DOM elements with ID's are global variables

No, don't sweat it - that is a good question. It was meant...

Secret Message

Nice post. It's an interesting look at how algorithmic comp...

What do you build to learn a new language or style?

I think that Conway's Game of Life and/or a Brainfuck inter...

The Sonic 3D Blast "Level Select Hack" is so brilliant

When I first entered the industry I was at a company who ha...

Global Mutable State

Nice writeup. Rust deals with the mutable part of this trip...

Laser Drift: Reverse engineering slot cars for fun and (maybe) profit!

Thanks! I've never been able to shake the idea that program...

Useful JS functions you aren't using: Array.filter

Sure, although I'd argue that a better approach would be to r...

Hulkamania! Or; How I made our office play personalized entrance theme music

Yes, there were events for polling, but they were unreliable ...

Useful JS functions you aren't using: Array.filter

Nice work. Just a little note on the last couple of examples....

Leaf It Up To Binary Trees

Excellent work. You are producing some of the best content on...

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