Tag Archives: python

October 16, 2015

R vs Python: head to head data analysis

There have been dozens of articles written comparing Python and R from a subjective standpoint. We’ll add our own views at some point, but this article aims to look at the languages more objectively. We’ll analyze a dataset side by side in Python and R, and show what code is needed in both languages to achieve the same result.

A good, quick overview.

February 19, 2014
January 23, 2014


Simplified news extraction, article extraction and content curation in python. Built with multithreading, 10+ languages, NLP, ML, and more!

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August 7, 2013


Cobbler is a Linux installation server that allows for rapid setup of network installation environments. It glues together and automates many associated Linux tasks so you do not have to hop between many various commands and applications when deploying new systems, and, in some cases, changing existing ones. Cobbler can help with provisioning, managing DNS and DHCP, package updates, power management, configuration management orchestration, and much more.

July 16, 2013
June 13, 2012

Getting started with GStreamer with Python

A great tutorial for a framework that I found quite hard to use, mainly due to the terminology.

OK, lets get down and dirty about some of the GStreamer terminology. Some people get quite confused by some of the terms such as pads and caps, not to mention bins and ghost pads. It is all rather simple to understand when you get your head around it, so lets have a quick run around the houses and get to grips with it.