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WordSleuth: Anagram finder and more…

WordSleuth is an anagram, sub-word, and word combination finder that is written using MeteorJS and MongoDB. The front end is done in HTML, using Meteor’s version of HandlebarsJS, called SpacebarsJS. For client and server side scripting, I used CoffeeScript, which is described as “a neat little language that compiles to JavaScript. I like all the […]

JSSL Info Collection Server

For our final project in CS3750 (Computer/Network Security), we were to write a client/server program that uses Java SSL security for an implementation of a basic server program. The requirements were that the server has to wait for clients to connect at a certain port number. When they do, the server should start a new […]

What on earth does a String[] args mean?

Ever writing a java program and in your main method, the only required method for a running program, and you wondered, “What on Earth does (String[] args) mean???”. Well, you’re not alone. I’ve found about half of Java programmers don’t know what the heck this simple statement means. Well, I’ll break out the big guns… […]

Ruby Caesar Cipher

In cryptography, a Caesar cipher, also known as Caesar’s cipher, shift cipher, Caesar’s code or Caesar shift, is one of the simplest and most widely known encryption techniques. It is a type of substitution cipher where each letter in the plaintext is replaced by a letter some fixed number of positions down the alphabet. For […]

My Places for Android

For our final project in our mobile device programming class, Dylan and I were to create an app of our own choosing. After spending some time with maps in our last project, we wanted to play with that some more, and also, more than anything, we wanted to mess around with menu layouts, and really […]