A Peek at Beautiful Code
An exciting new book is about to hit the shelves,
and I consider myself very lucky to be among its contributors.
subtitled "leading programmers explain how they think",
contains 33 chapters where contributors describe some code
they consider noteworthy.
Although I don't consider myself worthy of the book's subtitle,
I love coding, and
I'm extremely happy that code is taking the leading role among such an
Here is the complete table of the book's contents.
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Malware on the Fly
Apparently, rogue servers listening on the
intercept the search terms of queries and generate on the fly
appropriate file names linking to files that contain malware.
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How to Embed Citations in Diagrams
Diagrams in scientific publications occasionally link to other elements
of the publication, such as bibliographic or section references.
Maintaining consistency between the citations in the diagram
and the publication can be tricky, but a small Perl script
can automate this process.
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