MozFest 2017 Rust Resources

Here's the websites I've been touting at MozFest: The API documentation for the rand crate, to demonstrate the amazing detail and functionality you can add to...

Remote speaking tips

On Monday I did my first remote talk (for the Rust Edinburgh user group). I thought I'd share my experience to help others who want to do...

National Novel Generation Month 2016 Reflection

National Novel Generation Month aka NaNoGenMo is a month long contest to write code to generate a novel of 50k+ words. Before I start talking about...

Alexandria PL/SQL Utility Library

Imagine if BatMan was an Oracle DBA, his utility belt would be the Alexandria PL/SQL Utility Library. How to install Microsoft Office document parsers (OOXML) Assumptions This has...

Oracle tips

Hiding user input Sometimes you need to keep something secret (shoulder surfing), this will only work in SQL/Plus or Oracle SQL Developer (F5/Run script mode aka...
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