Weeknotes 2014-40


  • For CS, looking at Forensics this week, particularly as it relates to images. Wrote a program to reveal the hidden message in the image, one to resize a bmp image, and another to recover deleted photos from a CF Card.
  • Ten Personal Solutions to Global Warming
    • The car you drive: The most important personal climate decision.
    • Make your house more air tight.
    • Buy and USE a programmable thermostat.
    • Eat less meat.
    • and the list goes on.
  • Cooler Smarter Interactive Web Tool
  • Enrolled in yet another course: Behavioural Economics. Right up my alley: “How can we get people to save more money, eat healthy foods and engage in healthy behaviours, and more generally make better choices?” 
  • I’m sure, eventually all the pieces will fit together again – programming, sustainability, psychology…
  • App Previews on the iOS App Store are a big deal for developers.
  • And this one I need to remember when the time comes – how to get your site or product known – and ideally make it an overnight success