Archive for February, 2015

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

HTTP requests in Python

The “Zen of Python” provides the basic philosophy of Python. From PEP 20: There should be one — and preferably only one — obvious way to do it. I doubt there is a single area in Python that violates this more than making a simple HTTP request. Python provides at least six builtin libraries to […]

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Friday, February 6th, 2015

Moving on

After nearly six and a half years, today is my last day at Tech-X. Yesterday, I finished all my tasks for the GPULib 1.8 release and the transitioning to the new GPULib product manager. GPULib will continue on at Tech-X. I will continue to use it and contribute to it. I will also help Tech-X […]

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Monday, February 2nd, 2015

GPULib 1.8 released

GPULib 1.8 has been released with updates to the underlying libraries as well as many other features in many areas of the library. It has been updated to use the most recent versions of IDL and CUDA, IDL 8.4 and CUDA 6.5. The new features are: Support for integer data types. I have been wanting […]

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