Archive For March 23, 2016

ipython notebooks

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ipython notebooks are a useful way to run/save a session of python code/analysis. I can see it as a useful way to share code and promote reproducible research. In several respects, its similar to knitr in R except that it runs in your browser. I’ve been using ipython notebook on our cluster, which turns out…

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D3 for visualization

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This uses an older version of D3 (version 3). The concepts are still valid but some of the particulars have changed. In particular, D3 is now modular and you include the libraries you want/need. (8/30/18) I’ve seen very few scientific journal articles make use of interactive visualizations the way, for example, the New York Times,…

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