# Tag Archives: around

## Can I recognize the faces of people around the world?

I created a system where every moment takes photos of the face of who is in the vision of the camera. Initially I took 500 photos of me, to recognize its creator. This takes approximately 20 seconds.

Then every moment he rec…

## Dragging arrow around using touch point Bubble Shooter libGDX?

So, now I’ve got into my second problem of implementing the arrow. The rotation works fine from this link but I have to calculate the angle from a touch point to the middle of the arrow placement.

## Post Apocalyptic YA series 4 tribes around a city

A series of popular YA novels form the late 90’s, about a kid coming of age in a post apocalyptic tribe, one of four tribes, each one a different compass point, set around a central city.

The occupants of the central city ha…

## Are there any series out there like the Living Language books from around 2000?

I still have my old collection. I liked the series, so I decided to buy a new one for the first time over 15 years. The series has changed A LOT. Besides being more expensive, it also seems to contain less content.

I never d…

## Wrapping a flat object around a cylinder and joining it

I’m trying to make a nanotube model and while I can get the flat structure to loop around a circle, I’m not sure how to join the ends of it into a complete structure. I started with the flat structure and am now trying to rev…

## Sound equalization : assumptions around the use of the transfer functions. Are they correct?

I’m trying to create a equalizer (in JAVA) and I made few assumptions but I’m not sure if I’m true or false about the use of the filters. Here is the list of the points I’d like to check.

1/ I’m applying the continuous trans…

## Resources which would taught one how to be a less needy guy around a woman [on hold]

Right now I am half way through reading the book: ”Models, Attract Women Through Honesty” by Mark Manson.

The main concept in the book is that girls find attractive the absence of neediness in a guy (or at least the needines…

## How can I ask a new date to not smoke around me, or at least gauge how such a request would go down?

I hate smoking, like, a lot.

I get repulsed by someone’s smoking nearby or coming close to me after smoking. It’s purely due to the smell, which I find about on par with eating foods I hate the most, if not worse, and ends u…

## Why divide $R$ by heat capacity and not the other way around?

$$C_V dT+RT \frac{dV}{V}=0$$
Let us transform the above expression as follows:
$$\frac{dT}{T} + \frac{R}{C_V}\frac{dV}{V} = 0$$
This expression can be written in the form
 d\left( \ln T + \frac{R}{C_V}\ln V\righ…