Need to paste a code snippet into Microsoft Word or WordPress?

Pasting Code into Microsoft Word I’ve been working on an assignment for a Data Structures and Algorithms class, and wrote a little piece of Python code to compare two different sort functions. I have to submit the homework as a single Word document. Since I can’t zip up the script along with the .doc and submit it that way, I...

Chris Bryant / August 31, 2015 / blogging, computer science, education, javascript, programming, python, writing / 0 Comments

Weekend Update: July 3, 2015

Things I plan on doing this weekend Learn how to write Alexa Skills for the Amazon Echo. I got an invite and ordered mine a couple of months ago, then received it earlier this week,. It’s a lot of fun and definitely useful, but I think it will be really great once Amazon allows 3rd party skills via the app. I...

Chris Bryant / July 3, 2015 / beer, comic books, hobbies, programming, updates, writing / 0 Comments

Making Progress

So I started this blog, and haven’t yet got into a habit of posting regularly, but I’m going to change that. Of course, any new undertaking takes time. A lot of them fall to the wayside. Everyone has stalled or abandoned projects, or grand plans that never quite get anywhere. I think the thing to do is: just start. Yeah,...

Chris Bryant / April 28, 2015 / career development, education, programming, writing / 0 Comments

Back To School

I’m what you could call a non-traditional student. In my case that means being in my 30s, going back to school part-time (for the nth time), working nearly full-time, being financially independent, and owning/maintaining a house (as well as renting out a garage apartment). It’s a lot of work for one person, but we all have to stay busy, right?...

Chris Bryant / March 21, 2015 / computer science, education, programming, writing / 0 Comments