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Find me on Mastodon

I finally went and joined Mastodon and you can join me there. I signed up for Mastodon on Fosstodon and you can find my profile there . Fosstodon is an instance mainly focused on free & open source software. I think that fits best for me. With…

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Advent of Code 2019 - Day 14+

My participation in Advent of Code 2019 has come to an end. My last post was about day 13 of Advent of Code 2019. After that I still made solutions for day 14, 15 and partially day 16. But I've come to the point where the challenges take longer to do…

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Advent of Code 2019 - Day 13

Another task that needed to be solved using our intcode computer. The intcode program we were provided was an implementation of Atari Breakout. We had to write an "AI" to beat the game and then find out what's the final score. This was quite an…

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Advent of Code 2019 - Day 12

Today's task was more about fun space shenanigans. We had to simulate four moons and their positions and velocity and for part 1 needed to calculate how much total energy there was after 1000 steps. For part 2 we needed to find the step at which they…

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Advent of Code 2019 - Day 11

After the angle madness of yesterday today's challenge was quite relaxing. We had to use our finished intcode computer to move a robot over panels to paint them and according to the color of the current panel make it move it different directions…

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