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Author Archives: Chris Heydrick
Windows 8 beat my Mac
I encountered a very interesting usability issue this evening. A coworkers son completed a school video project in Premier on his Mac, but had to turn in the video in .wmv format. Premier doesn’t appear to be able to do … Continue reading
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Project Euler 14 Complete
Project Euler Problem 14 was quick to bang out: https://github.com/cheydrick/ProjectEuler/blob/master/ProjectEuler14.c Problem 15 is intimidating.
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Project Euler 13 Complete
I finished up my solution to Project Euler 13: https://github.com/cheydrick/ProjectEuler This one was easy to work out on paper, but irritating to implement. It’s pretty brute force, and I read a few solutions in the problem’s forum (which you get access … Continue reading
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Books in 2014
I’m going to try to keep track of the books I read in 2014. So far in the first 16 days of 2014 I’ve read The Twelve by Justin Cronin, and Island in the Sea of Time by S.M. Stirling. … Continue reading
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Project Euler 12 complete
With the exception of one cosmetic change, I didn’t make any progress in the Project Euler problem set at all in 2013. I solved Problem 12 a while ago, but never brought it into the project as a whole, so … Continue reading
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VGA Mandelbrot Set
I read Masters of Doom a few weeks ago, and it inspired me to do some oldschool DOS VGA graphics programming. https://github.com/cheydrick/VGAMandelbrot When I was a kid I played around with some sample programs that came with DJGPP or Borland … Continue reading
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Converting Pixel Coordinates to Graph Coordinates Redux
A year ago I wrote a post about converting screen pixel coordinates to graph coordinates: https://chrisheydrick.com/2012/11/01/convertingpixelcoordinatestographcoordinates/ This is something you want to do if you need to map the location of a pixel to an arbitrary graph coordinate, which I needed … Continue reading
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