My favorite parts of Effective Python by Brett Stalkin
Feb 23, 2020
I programmed in Python on and off for the last 15 years but haven't looked systematically at the language in the least 10 years.
Building a gazetteer of music bands using Wikidata
Aug 24, 2019
A few weeks ago I started a hobby project for fun and learning. My task this week is to compile a gazetteer of music bands and artists.
Crawling all submissions from a subreddit
Jul 29, 2019
I am starting a new hobby project called word of mouth to recommend music groups based on suggestions from the r/ifyoulikeblank subreddit community.
Building a tweet corpus
Nov 10, 2012
I wanted to play around with some tweets, but I quickly discovered that getting a hand on a corpus is not that easy because of Twitter terms of service.
Mar 03, 2012
I recently learned about Forer effect or how people can take general statements and make them their own.
Words lists in a shell
Mar 03, 2012
I often want to manipulate set of words that I want to compare. This post present some of the one lines that I frequently use to manipulate such lists.
Alt Car in Emacs for OSX
Aug 14, 2011
When I installed emacs for OSX, right option key acted as Meta instead of my beloved alt-car.