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Spare time projects; a game in JavaScript

Recently I made some small and medium projects which almost all of them have been done in my spare time. For example in base converter case;  I finished my maths assignment few weeks before the deadline and got bored, and then I decided to write an algorithm which could do what I did by hand for base converting. Basically my classmates could check their answer with this algorithm which l coded with PHP and Java. The PHP version is online here. There are some base converters programing online however, most of them do not work with decimal number such as 102.3 from base 10 to base 5 (This was exactly a question in the assignment).


Few days ago, my broadband internet connection lost so I really get bored, as above I should do something. If there was internet connection, I probably watch cat video on YouTube (just kidding, however I do sometimes) or reading blogs and interacting with other people, nevertheless there is no internet. So I could play a computer game, wait! why not make a comp…

Educate yourself to work intelligently

"Ask me my three main priorities for government and I tell you education, education, and education."   Tony Blair  (source)
Regardless of whether we like him or not, he pointed at a very important and fundamental concept. What would make a great change in our life and future of human is education, as Sal Khan said, not president Kardashian (source). After being student for over 20 years, when I look back and observe my student life and experience, I would say that usually in the current system,  going to school is more “getting better grade” oriented rather than “better understating a subject”. I say this base on my experiences and my observation from the environment where I live. I studied in different countries and have experience of attending in high quality school; all of these gave me an enhanced understanding the concept of education worldwide.

Everyone demand “power” (at least what I believe) and “knowledge is power”, so to gain power one must educate himself/herself…