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by lunar
Mon Sep 16, 2013 4:23 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Why Python is the best programming language in the world
Replies: 116
Views: 27257

Re: Why Python is the best programming language in the world

Has this been mentioned already? I don't think anyone could, with awareness of this fundamental issue, be able to call Python the best programming language in the world, until the issue has been solved: http://www.jeffknupp.com/blog/2012/03/31/pythons-hardest-problem/ However, once it was, I think I...
by lunar
Tue Jun 11, 2013 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Best introductory materials for Harmonic Analysis?
Replies: 2
Views: 1702

Re: Best introductory materials for Harmonic Analysis?

Indeed, at first glance I would also be inclined to agree. However, this was not the way music theorists were thinking at the time of the introduction of Equal Temperament (ET) roughly 500 years ago. At that time, ET was seen as a necessary compromise, which continues to be the case for acoustic ins...
by lunar
Sat Jun 08, 2013 12:53 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Best introductory materials for Harmonic Analysis?
Replies: 2
Views: 1702

Best introductory materials for Harmonic Analysis?

I'm a comsci major but after finishing up Calc III in about a month I will likely not be taking more Math courses due to degree constraints. That said, I believe I will need to teach myself some basics regarding Harmonic Analysis to support a proof I am working on for the feasibility of a computatio...
by lunar
Mon Jun 18, 2012 10:12 pm UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: Resources for learning the Math and Science behind computing
Replies: 45
Views: 97674

Re: Resources for learning the Math and Science behind compu

This is the text at my Uni covering these topics and I found it to be quite good:

http://www.amazon.com/Objects-Abstraction-Data-Structures-Design/dp/0471467553
by lunar
Fri May 18, 2012 2:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1056: "Felidae"
Replies: 170
Views: 45044

Re: 1056: Felidae

I guess I'm the only one bothered by him using "genuses" and not "genera." No, you are not. Just the first to - rightly - complain about it; just as I am the first to - again rightly - complain about split infinitives. http://www.cracked.com/blog/7-commonly-corrected-grammar-err...

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