Michael J. Radwin

Tales of a software engineer who keeps kosher and hates the web.

Active Projects

I’ve been developing web-based software since 1995. I’m still maintaining a subset.

Hebcal Jewish Calendar

Hebcal (pronounced HEEB-kal, as in Hebrew calendar) is a free Jewish calendar and holiday web site. We offer a powerful custom Jewish calendar tool that lets you generate a list of Jewish holidays for any year (past, present or future). Also available are a Hebrew date converter,  Shabbat candle lighting times and Torah readings (both full kriyah and triennial system), and a page to look up yahrzeits, birthdays and anniversaries.

UTF-8 and Unicode Standards

UTF-8 stands for Unicode Transformation Format-8. It is an octet (8-bit) lossless encoding of Unicode characters

High School Alumni Directories: Awalt High School, Mountain View High School

email address and web page listing of alumni, students, faculty and staff. I’m a proud alumnus of Mountain View High School in Mountain View, California. Started in 1995 as a project to teach myself perl, it’s turned into a part time job.