whatsnewdunder

What’s Up? Python’s underappreciated dunder (python__new__) EDIT: Based on valueable reader feedback, I’ve put my rambling musings on my reasons for writing this tutorial at the END instead of the BEGINNING. tl;dr, I found little info out there on the __new__() dunder method in class definition, so I decided to write my most typical (but … Read more whatsnewdunder

pytabby a tabbed menu system for console based python programs

I made a thing. I’m sharing the thing. pytabby on GitHub pytabby on PyPI pytabby on ReadTheDocs For 99% of its life the repo had a boring name (tabbedconsolemenus), but the day I did the initial release, I threw caution to the wind and named it pytabby. Basically, it’s a utility that allows you to … Read more pytabby a tabbed menu system for console based python programs

Battle of data science venn diagrams

Data science is a rather fuzzily defined field; some of the definitions I’ve heard are: “Work that takes more programming skills than most statisticians have, and more statistics skills than a programmer has.” “Applied statistics, but in San Francisco.” “The field of people who decide to print ‘Data Scientist’ on their business cards and get … Read more Battle of data science venn diagrams

Most characteristic words in pro and

Most characteristic words in pro- and anti-feminist tweets Here are, based on my analysis (which I’ll get to in a moment) clouds of the 40 words most characteristic of anti-feminist and pro-feminist tweets, respectively. anti-feminist pro-feminist Word clouds my may be only semi-quantitative but they have other virtues, like recognizability and explorability. For the purists, … Read more Most characteristic words in pro and