Pythogorean triplets

May 30, 2007, 10:43 p.m.

We all know of the Pythagorean theorem (Well if you don't know that one, you probably stumbled to the wrong place, there wouldn't be anything of interest to you here).A Pythogorean triplet is the set of three integers that figure in the equation. At Project Euler, the 9th problem is to find a triple ...

Hooked on Blog Shares

May 22, 2007, 11:03 p.m.

I have been playing blogshares for just over a week and I am hooked. After a week of action I managed to break into top 1000 investors. I was ranked at 620 something when I carried out a botched Hostile Take Over against a blog known as deFocused.Usually Hostile Take Overs (HTOs as they are popularl ...

How secure is your file transfer?

May 17, 2007, 8:32 p.m. security

At Rad Inks we, have just announced version 2.01 of the Rad SFTP Applet. It is a replacement for desktop FTP and Secure FTP clients. All you need is just one copy of the applet to replace any number of copies of your current desktop FTP or SFTP client.The Rad Inks Secure FTP client makes use of the ...

Buying Blog Shares.

May 15, 2007, 11:37 a.m.

After Signing up as a member at blogshares, I tried to claim this blog as mine. To claim a blog, you need to add the blogshares logo to your blog. That's why the previous post had one. Unfortunately there seems to be a glitch with their system and three attempts to claim it didn't succeed.Some how o ...

From the CSE to Blog Shares.

May 14, 2007, 10:04 a.m.

Everyone is getting out of the Colombo Stock Market (I call it the Colombo Joke Exchange). So it's time to say good bye to CDAX and try out Blog Shares. One thing for sure there is likely to be less of insider trading and price manipulations at Blog Shares than at the CSEAnyone want to buy blog shar ...

Polynomial series

May 13, 2007, 6:12 a.m.

the other day, my post said that some tasks are easier with PHP while others are easier with Java. It's always a matter of choosing the right horse for the right course. Yesterday, I solved problem #14 on Project Euler using a few lines of Java code. Problem number 48 , like problem number 20 is a p ...

Finding a squence.

May 12, 2007, 5:12 a.m.

Problem #14 at project euler is straightforward. You need to find an iterative sequence or rather the starting number that results in the most terms. If you are a strict mathematician the problem description isn't very sound but anyway here is the solution:public void problem14(){int n0;long n;int ...

Relgion: PHP vs Java.

May 8, 2007, 10:59 p.m. religion

Which programming language to use is often a matter of religious choice. But for certain tasks certain languages are much better than others. For example when it comes to creating web applications PHP can claim to be much superior to most yet when it comes to number crunching PHP lags far behind.In ...

Palindromes

May 3, 2007, 1:40 a.m.

A palindrome is a number or a text that reads the same forwards and backwards. An object that has an axis of symmetry.Problem #36 on project Eueler is to find the sum of all numbers less than one million, which are palindromic in base 10 and base 2. it's one of the easier ones on that site. Here is ...