This morning, I sat in the Cython tutorial by Kurt Smith, of Enthought, at SciPy 2015. We’re only halfway in at the time of starting the writing, but it has been a really useful tutorial!
Kurt... (read more)(352 words, approximately 2 minutes reading time)
written by Eric J. Ma on 2015-06-27
Example: Academic performance.
written by Eric J. Ma on 2015-06-24
On Monday, I gave my first ever lighting talk at the Boston Python meetup. Though I was kinda nervous right before the talk, overall, I found it to be really fun! My main message was that we should write tests for our data when doing data... (read more)(364 words, approximately 2 minutes reading time)
written by Eric J. Ma on 2015-06-04
Yesterday, I decided to go for a 5K run on my own. This was a break from my usual routine (which is a routine, now that I’ve finished it at 4 regular intervals) - I solo’d it, rather than running with my running buddy Lin (I didn’t ask him ahead of... (read more)(1273 words, approximately 7 minutes reading time)
All-round mostly high quality talks. Favorites: Booz... (read more)(163 words, approximately 1 minute reading time)
How can we do tests for our data as a data scientist? Here's my first blog post on how I think data tests can be written. Basically, if you depend on it, write a test for it!Read on... (851 words, approximately 5 minutes reading time)