- Using C++ Namespaces Safely
by Bill WeinmanYou may be tempted to put “using namespace std;” at the top of your C++ files. Here’s a much safer alternative.
- Printing Formatted Strings in C++20
by Bill WeinmanThis post describes an interim replacement for the missing formatted print() function in C++20.
- Install PyCharm for Bill Weinman’s Python courses
by Bill WeinmanHow to install PyCharm for use with my Python courses
- You’ve been vaccinated but it’s not over.
by Bill WeinmanWhy are Covid cases surging nationwide, even though we’re vaccinating more people and faster than ever before? Bad science reporting and widespread misinformation.
- Vaccines Cannot Save Us
by Bill WeinmanThe first step in solving any problem is to define the problem. You cannot know what you do not test. We skipped that step.
- Bony Moronie
by BearHeartThis has always been my favorite Larry Williams song, and one of my top-ten fav ’50s rockers. I hope this brings the world a bit of joy.
- Hey Joe Special Episode
by Bill WeinmanWhy do some people still get infected even though they’re very careful? Understanding some very simple probability can help you stay safer during a pandemic.
- New C++ Courses
by Bill WeinmanNew for 2021, updated lessons, new challenges and exercises, and a new final project at the end of the course.
- Hey Joe Episode 6 – Why you must Vote
by Bill WeinmanThis has been the most ruthlessly cruel administration in the history of this country.
- Upgrading the BearHouse network
by Bill WeinmanAbout to install a new Ubiquiti network in BearHouse
- Hey Joe Episode 5 – Trump got Covid-19
by Bill WeinmanTrump got Covid-19 because he refuses to acknowledge science. The rest of us can learn from that.
- Hey Joe Episode 4 – Black Lives Matter
by Bill WeinmanBecause we acknowledge that Black Lives have not always mattered as much as white lives in this country. And that’s no longer acceptable.
- Hey Joe Episode 3 – RIP RBG
by Bill WeinmanRIP RBG. The Supreme Court is broken so let’s fix it.
- Hey Joe Episode 2 – Covid-19
by Bill WeinmanThe only American Donald Trump actually cares about is Donald Trump.
- The Wind Cries Mary
by BearHeartQuarantine #3: One of my favorite Hendrix songs
- Teddy Bear
by BearHeartThe second in my series of quarantine music, this is (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear.
by BearHeartQuarantine music #1: a cover of Blackbird by Paul McCartney
- On Working From Home
by Bill WeinmanA few tips for those new to working from home.
- How I Got Thrown in Facebook Jail
by BearHeart… and why I’m not mad about it.
- My last WSOP at the Rio
by BearHeartThis is my last WSOP until they move to a better facility
- Why I Support Andrew Yang
by BearHeartFor decades, I’ve recognized the inevitability of Universal Basic Income (UBI). When left to our own devices, we […]
- The corporation is not your friend
by BearHeartThese corporations claim to support LGTBQ rights — they don’t.
- BW Whois Retired
by Bill WeinmanAfter 19 years of providing whois services I have retired bw-whois and related services as of 18 March […]
- Locating meta-data in SQLite
by Bill WeinmanHow can I check the table and column names in SQLite?
- To all the sites that carp about my ad blocker
by Bill WeinmanI use an ad blocker in order to protect myself and my equipment from those who would abuse my trust for nefarious purposes. On the other hand, I understand your need to show ads that generate revenue to support your site.
- WordPress Sucks
by Bill WeinmanAllow me to explain. I did not want to hate WordPress. I wanted to love it. I wanted […]
by Bill WeinmanAfter 25 years I’ve finally gotten around to updating my web site. Why did it take so long?
Thus, the task is, not so much to see what no one has yet seen; but to think what nobody has yet thought, about that which everybody sees. --Erwin Schrödinger
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