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A blog with technical, political, and other commentary by Jacob Brunson
A blog with technical, political, and other commentary by Jacob Brunson

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There are two really cheap small single board computers coming out, and while I haven’t yet had a chance to play with either, I have some opinions based on the specifications of each. The Raspberry Pi Zero is a $5 slimmed down version of a Raspberry Pi.…

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Just found out that there is another Jacob Brunson out there.  And he codes in python.  And searching for “Jacob Brunson” in Google shows his web site first.  It is like my identity has been stolen. I am Jacob Brunson, and now I have to put on my search…

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When I first started learning Javascript, in the Netscape Navigator version 3 days, all the programming for a page was done in the web browser.  Javascript could read the query parameters to a page and construct the page with information according to the…

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Recently I got a Chromebook, which has forced me to step up my search for a good web-based IDE. I only looked at the free-level capabilities, looking for something that would handle multiple projects and maximum flexibility. Here are my top three…

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Here is a screen capture from my USPS package tracking: Notice that “Postal Product” indicates “2-Day” mail. Which means that it should have been delivered on October 2, which is two days after my ship date of September 30. But somehow this package is: On…

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If there has been one reliable trend for the stock and bond markets, it is that over long periods of time, things generally go up.  For someone who doesn’t know much about investing, this one, reliable trend can be utilized by these three rules: Invest…

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Media bias RT @SamStookes: That doesn't look like Douglas Cty? Props to @KyleClark for instant correction #copolitics pic.twitter.com/6D1ZTvYSx1 — Kyle Clark (@KyleClark) October 28, 2014

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With Costco coming to Northern Colorado, I thought I would share some thoughts on why you would or wouldn’t want to get a Costco membership. Costco is a good place to buy quality products, in larger quantities, at good prices, but that doesn’t mean your…

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In this short article, I help you understand a good way to use up those pesky last few bucks on a Visa (or Amex or Mastercard) giftcard.

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