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Algorithms to turn biased "coin flips" into biased "coin flips", and how to code them.
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Some of the most common random generation questions based on a Q&A site question analysis.
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A library of simple extension methods that could be useful for data generation tasks
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“Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun The frumious Bandersnatch!” - LEWIS CARROLL

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Algorithms to turn biased "coin flips" into biased "coin flips", and how to code them.
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Python code for partially-sampled random numbers for accurate arbitrary-precision sampling
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Has many ways applications can sample using an underlying (pseudo-)random number generator and includes pseudocode for many of them.
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Some of the most common random generation questions based on a Q&A site question analysis.

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31 Jul 2020
Some of the most common random generation questions based on a Q&A site question analysis.
29 Jul 2016
A library of simple extension methods that could be useful for data generation tasks
30 Oct 2017
“Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun The frumious Bandersnatch!” - LEWIS CARROLL
20 Jul 2020
Most apps that use random numbers care about either unpredictability, high quality, or repeatability. This article explains the three kinds of RNGs and gives recommendations on each kind.
11 Oct 2013
This is simple and effective method for generation of a random password Public Function GeneratePassword(ByVal PwdLength As Integer) As String
3 Dec 2013
How to fairly pick items from a list
29 Aug 2020
Has many ways applications can sample using an underlying (pseudo-)random number generator and includes pseudocode for many of them.
5 May 2020
Jumping along the System.Random output sequence with logarithmic complexity
9 Sep 2020
Python code for partially-sampled random numbers for accurate arbitrary-precision sampling
18 Jul 2020
25 Sep 2020U
Algorithms to turn biased "coin flips" into biased "coin flips", and how to code them.