Another year, another redesign. This post will look at the recent overhaul to my blog, going over the new design and feature changes.
Sass provides us with a number of helpful tools to share code between CSS rules. This article dives in to the relatively new feature in Sass called placeholder selectors. Looking at how to use this feature correctly, cover some problems that may occur, and examine how it differs from other approaches.
A binomial heap is a priority queue data structure similar to the binary heap only with a more strict structure, it supports quicker merging of two heaps in Θ(\log n) at the cost of a slower find minimum operation. A binomial heap is made up of a series of unique ‘binomial trees’ which are constructed from smaller binomial trees.
Here are some of the commands I find useful for Android’s
adb. They can be used manually or to automate your build or testing process.
The visitor design pattern provides a method of separating an algorithm on an object and the object’s actual class implementation. This allows the programmer to easily follow the open/closed principle.
progress HTML element was introduced in HTML5 and is used to represents the completion progress of a task. Typically it is displayed as a progress bar but this can be overridden so is up to the web developer.
While redoing my social follow icons I realised that there didn’t seem to be any SVG version of the Stack Overflow logo on the internet. So naturally I went and put one together! I hope it’s useful.
The default Blogger assets have plagued me ever since I started to dive deep into the Blogger template to make my design nicer and to drive the page load time down. I discovered recently how to remove them so no requests are made.