Binary adventures

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Using TextMate from Windows

Remotely call TextMate from within Windows and have it pop up in macOS!


Using Microsoft Cognitive Services to perform OCR on images

Thanks to the Computer Vision API of Microsoft Cognitive Services, we can extract text from images.


BOBJ user management woes

Sometimes a seemingly simple and obvious request, such as having a user's full name as part of his account information, can prove more daunting than you might imagine.


Creating an Instapaper clone in Quiver

Using a Python script, we can save web content to a Quiver notebook and create an offline, slimmed down copy.


Fixing syntax highlighting for f-strings in Jupyter

Can't wait to use the new Python f-strings? Alas, a visual glitch in Jupyter turns out to be a party pooper. There's an easy fix though...