Building My Personal Deep Learning Box

In the need for some computing power, I decided to dedicate my semi-old gaming rig for some computational mayhem. GPU: Asus GTX 1060 CPU: i7-2700K Memory: Corsair Vengeance Blue 16GB Operating System: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Initially I experienced some issues with the installer using my graphics card, as the output of my graphics card would not respond (due […]

The wonder of Static types in Python

Having a background in Java, I more than often found myself struck by nastiness of running into unspotted TypeErrors in runtime. But – I find myself loving Python regardless of the dynamic typing – though, it would be useful to check the typing somehow. Then, I read about Mypy, a neat static type checker that have saved me quite some […]

Installing GDB on MacOS Sierra

Unfortunately, MacOS Sierra [tested on 10.12.2] kind of breaks GDB as it’s not codesigned. Even more unfortunate, is the fact that as a programmer I really want to use GDB for debugging my C code, while remaining in my Mac environment. After researching the issue for a while, I managed to successfully run GDB, and would like to share […]