Ned Batchelder

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Mac un-installs

 7 November

The Mac is a nice machine and operating system, but there's one part of the experience I don't understand: software installation and uninstallation. I'm sure the App Store is meant to solve some of this, but the current situation is oddly manual. » more..

One of Them

 3 November

I have not written here about this year's presidential election. I am as startled, confused, and dismayed as many others about how Trump has managed to con people into following him, with nothing more than bluster and lies. » more..

Multi-parameter Jupyter notebook interaction

 29 October

I'm working on figuring out retirement scenarios. I wasn't satified with the usual online calculators. » more..

A failed plugin

 22 October

A different kind of story today: a clever test runner plugin that in the end, did not do what I had hoped. » more..

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Code

software I made

  • ▫ Aptus ·· a Mandelbrot set explorer
  • ▫ coverage.py ·· for measuring Python code coverage
  • ▫ hyphenate ·· for hyphenating words with the Liang/Knuth algorithm
  • » more code..

Text

words I wrote

 ·· I'm a software developer with a long career, a wife and three boys, one autistic. I help organize Boston Python. » more..

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