As with any system adopting the continual improvement paradigm, I have decided to make some changes to blog post frequency. I will be coding pretty much every day but blog only weekly, summarizing only the most interesting things I implemented over the last week. This will help to maximize the time spent in writing code and also improve the quality of posts.
Introduction Smart data structures and dumb code works a lot better than the other way around. Eric S. Raymond Kata I have a separate project for practicing data structures and algorithms. I have named it ‘CodeKata’. Kata is a term used in Karate. It means practicing certain movements until it becomes a part of your
Introduction Technology has forever changed the world we live in. We’re online, in one way or another, all day long. Our phones and computers have become reflections of our personalities, our interests, and our identities. They hold much that is important to us. James Comey Yesterday, I had an interview which ate up most of
Introduction “Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand.” Martin Fowler Continuing with the refactoring from yesterday, today I will put all the calculation methods in a helper class. This segregates the User model from its operations. Now User.java will only be used for interchange
There are 10 kinds of people in this world. Those who know binary and those who don’t. Anonymous Calculating Total Daily Energy Expenditure (TDEE) TDEE = BMR x Activity Level Multiplierwhere:BMR = (height in centimeters x 6.25) + (weight in kilograms x 9.99) – (age x 4.92) + 5 for malesand = (height in centimetres x 6.25)
Introduction As you start to walk on the way, the way appears. Rumi Today I’m going to extend Fitrupt by implementing FFMI computation. Fat Free Mass Index (FFMI) FFMI is a formula that calculates the amount of muscle mass a person has in relation to his or her height. While similar to the Body Mass
Introduction We often overestimate what we can do in a day, but underestimate what we can do in a year. Glen Smith I’m not a big believer of new year resolutions. Most people start with a lot of motivation only to fizzle out by the end of the first month. Ask any gym owner and