• My Command-line Command Reference

    My shell cheatsheat. This is my (growing) list of command line related notes. ...
  • Migration to Jekyll!

    If you’re viewing this post, I’ve officially migrated my blog away from Wordpress to Jekyll. This was done mainly because I’m tired ...
  • Notes from Eloquent Ruby

    I’m in the process of learning Ruby, and per the suggestion of a co-worker and affirmed by the positive reviews on Amazon, I picked up Russ Olsen’s Eloquent Ruby ...
  • Verizon Unlimited Data: How to upgrade and keep it (with Verizon rep chat transcript)

    With Verizon, the process of transferring an upgrade from a line with unlimited data to a line without unlimited data will indeed let you get a new phone at contract price and keep unlimited data. I’ve seen numerous articles making the case for both sides of the story, and I’ve talked to reps that have also claimed both sides of the story. Pretty frustrating! I did, however, just complete this process today (11/2/13) with success, purchasing a new LG G2. The transcript from my conversation is posted at the bottom of this post. ...
  • Google Voice and Verizon - Tips and Tricks

    I’ve been using Google Voice for about a week couple years now, and I thought I’d share a few things I’ve learned along the way… things related to using Google Voice with Verizon Wireless. I wanted and hadn’t seen any resources out there regarding the Verizon + Google Voice duo, so I figured I’d put one together. This is a compilation of various things I’ve found on the Google Voice forums and from other sites. ...
  • Notes: Vi IMproved - Vim

    I’m currently reading through the book Vi IMproved - Vim and am using this post to share my notes should anyone be interested. ...
  • Convert Column Number to Corresponding Excel Column Letters - Java

    I needed this method for a simple conversion between numbers and columns for an Excel spreadsheet manipulation in Java. Some example runs and results:
    getEquivColumn(0) = A
    getEquivColumn(1) = B
    getEquivColumn(26) = AA
    getEquivColumn(52) = BA
    
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