Cythonize!

In this post I take Python code to do a task (draw fractals), write it in the spirit of Python (a pleasure to write, read and maintain), use profiling to figure out the bottle necks and then speed up the most time consuming function using cython. Python is great for writing projects of all sizes. …

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A note on “The Worst Programming Interview Question”

Rod Hilton has a blog post where he argues against using puzzler type questions during an interview. I agree with him in spirit, but feel that puzzler questions have a place in interviews, provided they are used correctly. Hilton's piece is very well written and I recommend it, especially if you are in a position …