Reproducible Research

This MOOC is conceptually one of the most interesting ones that I have taken to date. It is based around the implementation of the concept of “Literate Programming”, introduced by Donald Knuth in his 1992 book, in which basically a system where documentation and “live” source code are presented in the same document. In the …

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Scraping a Wordcloud with Python

This article has the objective of scraping a web site with the purpose of generating a wordcloud out of its text. The wordcould visualization of text is something that is becoming more and more popular, and you find it more and more¬† also in common TV shows, where some presenters have had the idea to …

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