Category: python

Want to learn more about data visualization with Python? Take a look at my Data Visualization Basics with Python video course on O’Reilly. It’s been well over a year since I wrote my last tutorial, so I figure I’m overdue. …

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Earlier this year, Sagemath Cloud went into open beta so anyone can play around with it. If you’re not familiar with the service, it’s a free cloud-based web service that provides access to personal directories, a terminal, IPython Notebook (incl. …

Sagemath Cloud makes collaborating with IPython Notebooks easier than ever Read More »

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I got bored today and threw together some Python code to scrape word frequencies from Reddit and make word clouds. Everyone on Reddit seemed to love them, so I put them up on github so everyone could start making their …

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Have you ever found yourself searching for a statistics package in Python, but it just isn’t available? This is the biggest reason I’ve heard when my colleagues say they’re unwilling to make the switch from R to Python for statistical …

Filling in Python’s gaps in statistics packages with Rmagic Read More »

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I finally got around to finishing up this tutorial on how to use pandas DataFrames and SciPy together to handle any and all of your statistical needs in Python. This is basically an amalgamation of my two previous blog posts …

Statistical analysis made easy in Python with SciPy and pandas DataFrames Read More »

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Per a recommendation in my previous blog post, I decided to follow up and write a short how-to on how to use pandas to process data from multiple replicate runs in Python. If you do research like mine, you’ll often …

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