Posts Tagged ‘programming’

Last week my assignment in Systems Programming was to take a vulnerable program- for which we were not provided the source code, only the executable binary- and figure out how to hack it and make it do what we want. Specifically, the program, called “server”, would ask us to put in our NetID (Cornell’s equivalent […]


My current project in Natural Language Processing is to make a “language model” that is capable of generating random sentences. When I say “random” though, I don’t mean purely random- as in, the program picks words completely willy-nilly, which would produce gibberish like “helped spring to ferocious city while gaps thereby progression”. Instead, what the […]