Expressions of Emotions in Commit Messages

An exploration of expressions of emotions, issues and swearing in GitHub commit messages based on data from the GitHub Archive.

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Customizing Matplotlib's Plotting Styles

A tutorial on how to customize the look and feel of plots created with the Matplotlib library for Python.

Automating Browser Tasks without Distraction on Ubuntu

How to automate browser tasks on Ubuntu using Selenium from Python without displaying a browser window.

Visualizations »

Almost every 3rd Monacan is a Millionaire

According to research from WealthInsight these are the world's top 20 cities with the highest millionaire density. Monaco leads the pack followed by Zurich and Geneva.

Gender Comparison: Would you Tell your Weight?

A look at the results of a poll about whether people disclose their body weight and how to present results of such a pool using data visualization.

Reviews »

Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook

A review of the Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook that covers text categorization, topic identification, stemming, lemmatization, tokenization, corpus creation and more.

Mining the Social Web

A review of the book Mining the Social Web about collecting, analyzing, and visualizing data from social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Tools »

Magic Numbers Shirt Generator

Pick a magic hexspeak number to print it on a shirt for computer programmers and geeks.

Shirt Color Helper for Redbubble and Zazzle

The Shirt Color Helper is a tool to help choosing colors when you create t-shirt designs for Redbubble and Zazzle.