OzLotto Statistics

A long time ago I created a site for fun – betterlotterynumbers.com I’ve now migrated the code to my site: http://terencelegrange.com/lottery/ Here you can search for the following charts. Clicking on the link will take you to a pre-generated image. The sum of numbers – how often do all the numbers drawn add up to say, 150? Sum of numbers by zones – if you add up all the numbers in each draw, you’ll find the highest occuring totals will

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Fantasy Soccer on Github and Fixed up

I had a few hours this evening after work to fix up an old app I created in 2006. That makes it 9 years old! It’s a fantasy soccer game modeled off the world cup. Players select a team of 11 for each round, and points are awarded based on the configured rules. Points can be awarded for any configurable event, such as a goal, redcard (negatives!), hatricks, clean sheets etc. It also has a predictions section – predict for

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Final Year Software Engineering Project Ideas

In the mid 2000’s I started a cool list of software projects for a group of students I taught. Things that might not have been innovative enough to win a nobel award, but were of interest to me and would challenge someone enough prove software engineering interested them. Here are some of those: Image recognition – being able to recognise an image and the contents of it. Think of uses for copyright. Google’s done some cool stuff lately. Way finding

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10,000 foot view of various Service Status Software

Analysis on some open source service status projects I’ve stumbled upon over time: https://cachethq.io/ Really nice looking interface, easy to understand Good use of graphs Good list of customers Using PHP which makes it really portable http://www.stashboard.org/ Very nice interface Lacks some graphical displays Runs on Google app engine API is restful http://dashingdemo.herokuapp.com/sample Beautiful UI Interactive Contains probably more than you’d need for service status http://williamdurand.fr/2012/01/16/services-status-dashboard/ Really like the UI Limited functionality https://status.github.com/ I don’t think it’s truly open source

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PollMe app

I built a little poll app that allows you to setup a new poll that users can vote on. This can be useful for example during a presentation to a large audience where you want to get instant feedback. Features: Public or private polls Realtime updating of data as people vote Mobile friendly – and only mobile friendly (works in desktop browsers too) 2D barcode for easy poll loading – no complex URL’s to type in Add as many options

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PHP & mySQL AIML Chat Bot – Artificial Intelligence Markup Language

Download the code here:cyberbot A long time ago I created this little bit of intelligence, which at the time was pretty good. It’s based on AIML From wikipedia: The XML dialect called AIML was developed by Richard Wallace and a worldwide free software community between 1995 and 2002. AIML formed the basis for what was initially a highly extended Eliza called “A.L.I.C.E.” (“Artificial Linguistic Internet Computer Entity”), which won the annual Loebner Prize Competition in Artificial Intelligence[3] three times, and

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Comparison of Trivia Night Software

Here’s a comparison of trivia night software I’ve come across when building my own. These are not a full comparison, but to help you make a decision about what you want in a trivia night software. The closest and best is probably tapAquiz, which I really like. It’s different to what I’ve created, but you probably want to check it out. The UI is nice, but a little inconsistent, and I found it rather difficult to use. Category My Trivia

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Trivia Night Software

I’m working on a new trivia app which is a little different to those out there. It has the following basic features: It is all mobile friendly – while it works in your standard desktop browser, it will look and feel like a mobile app. It works well on iPhones, iPads and Android devices since the underlying technology is jQuery. It’s web based – no there’s no app yet in the App Store or Google play, however that might change.

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