Petpy v1.0 Released!

I am very excited to announce the release of Petpy v1.0! Petpy is a simple to use wrapper for the Petfinder API written in Python. The Petfinder API enables users to extract data from the Petfinder database which contains extensive information on over 300,000 adoptable pets and 11,000 animal welfare...

Mathpy 0.3.0 Released!

I am excited to announce the release of mathpy 0.3.0! This release adds a ton of Excel UDFs including many new statistical and number-theoretic functions, several random number generators and functions for drawing random samples from continuous and discrete probability distributions, and more! More information can be found on the...

Mathpy 0.2.0 Released!

My Python library, mathpy, a collection of mathematical and statistical functions with Excel integration, has a new release! Version 0.2.0 introduces a ton of additional mathematical and statistical functions have been added in this release along with a large effort centered on documentation and testing. Installing the package is easily accomplished...

Use IPython Notebooks as WordPress Blog Posts

The IPython Notebook is a useful tool for creating reproducible research and sharing work with other users. The notebook's ability to combine code, text, plots, images, math and even web elements have made it a very popular tool among Python programmers and has rapidly become one of the most ubiquitous...

Export IPython Notebook with Custom CSS Using nbconvert

In the previous post, a new Ipython Notebook theme was created with custom CSS. In this post, we will explore how to export notebooks using the nbconvert tool with custom CSS to share with other users. Modifying the CSS to Work with Exported Notebooks Ipython Notebooks exported in HTML have rendered_html classes...

Create a Custom IPython Notebook Theme with CSS

The IPython Notebook is a powerful tool for doing quick and reproducible research and analysis by combining code, text, math, plots and even web pages into a single environment. It's grown into one of the primary tools among Python data analysts due to its ease-of-us, features and its ability to...

Get Started with Amazon Web Services Simple Storage Service (S3)

AWS, or Amazon Web Services, is a cloud-computing platform with a variety of different products and services, ranging from data storage, computing and machine learning. Some of the more popular services offered by AWS are Elastic Cloud Compute and Simple Storage Service (S3). Amazon Web Services has quickly become one...