Monthly Archives: February 2014

Her: fact vs. fiction

Thanks to the fantastic institution that is the big scream, I got to see Her at the cinema while on maternity leave. There are spoilers below, so go and see the film before you read on! At it’s heart, Her is about the developing … Continue reading

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Getting started: data science with Python

The purpose of this post is to collect together online resources for anyone who wants to learn how to do machine learning (data science) in Python, starting from scratch. Some of these sites I’ve used, and others I’ve only glanced … Continue reading

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How to learn a new programming language

I first learned to write code at university, where we used a number of obscure (oberon, anyone?) and not-so-obscure languages.  The different languages were used in different courses – Haskell for functional programming, Oberon for Object Oriented programming, C for signal … Continue reading

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