At the time of writing, the latest version of Boost library in official Personal Package Archive (PPA) is 1.55. Which is far from the latest. In order to install the latest Boost version (including all libraries), you need to download the latest source code from Boost website (currently the latest version is 1.69.0). Now you need to … Continue reading How to install latest Boost library on Ubuntu
A few days ago, I had a task to extract addresses from unstructured text, like the following: Hey man! Joe lives here: 44 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 12345. Can you contact him now? If you need any help, call me on 12345678 The text in bold green must be extracted from sentence and … Continue reading Extracting addresses from text
Introduction RSPBot - source code. In this post we are going to build Reddit bot for related posts suggestion. Think of it as "related" page for posts in subreddit. The idea is pretty simple: when someone creates a new post - the RSPBot will reply with a bunch of similar posts (if available). Here is … Continue reading Build a Reddit bot in Python for similar posts suggestion.
Everyone who is trying to buy something online or tried to find direction to store, noticed a small link on a store website like: "Where to buy", "Locate a ..", "Find a store", "Find us" and many others interpretation of the same simple concept of getting customer to buy from your business. This is simple but … Continue reading Top 20 Store Locator Design
Here is the problem: You have a large number of jobs on multiple Jenkins instances with the same parameter - let it be branch name where to pull source code from. Now you want to rename your branch from "dev" to "dev_core" and update configuration in your development workflow according to new changes. What to … Continue reading Jenkins – Managing multiple jobs parameters
Strange things happens after you have updated some applications on your mobile phone. More than often there is not enough space on device, because some applications are more greedy than others. That's was the case with my iPhone after regular update of most popular applications: I've received message about removing something as there is no … Continue reading Matplotlib Tutorial: Plotting most popular iPhone applications size over time