Tutorial: Python Password Generator
Feb 01, 2021
Build a functional Password Generator and even store the passwords in a CSV file using Python!
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Visualizing Uncertainty with Spaghetti Plots in Altair
Jan 25, 2021
Learn the challenges of visualizing uncertainty and how the spaghetti plot can be an effective communication tool. In this post we create a spaghetti plot using Altair.
A Key Insight Interviewing a Facebook Data Scientist
Nov 09, 2020
I was fortunate enough to speak with a data scientist from Facebook. Among all of the interesting things we discussed, one key insight really stuck with me.
Python Convert List to String
Aug 03, 2020
How to convert Python lists into strings. Read everything you need to know about using the str.join() method to convert lists to strings!
Python Crash Course Book Review
Jul 20, 2020
Nimble Coding's complete review of the book Python Crash Course by Eric Matthes. Whether you're an absolute beginner to programming, looking for a quick way to learn the basics of the Python language, or an intermediate Pythonista looking to explore additional applications of Python programming using special libraries and frameworks, this book is perfect for you.
Python's @property Decorator
Jun 07, 2020
Learn about Python decorators while exploring Pythonic methods for creating getters and setters using the @property decorator.
Lexical Complexity Using Semantics Research Paper
May 25, 2020
Discover a fast, flexible, and intuitive algorithm for assessing the lexical complexity of a text.
Python List Comprehensions Made Simple
Jan 05, 2020
A gentle introduction to list comprehensions. Understanding list comprehensions is an important stepping stone for anyone hoping to break into an intermediate understanding of Python.
The Data Mining Process (CRISP-DM)
Nov 16, 2019
Learn how to structure your data science project from start to finish using the Cross-Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM).
Dependent and Independent Events
Sep 16, 2019
In the study of Probability, there are hardly two concepts more fundamental than Event Independence and Event Dependence. In spite of this, these concepts are often greatly misunderstood.
Histograms in Python
Sep 02, 2019
Learn how to generate your own Histograms using Python's powerful visualization library, Matplotlib!
Intro to Cross-Validation: Holdout and k-Fold
Aug 19, 2019
Learn why you should be using Cross-Validation and how to incorporate it into your next project using either the Holdout or k-Fold method!
Confusion Matrices and Type Errors
Aug 05, 2019
Understand the different machine learning model type errors and how to quickly visualize them in a simple to understand matrix.
Eating an Elephant
Jul 25, 2019
Learn how to break enormous goals down into manageable bite-sized bits!
Predicting Tweet Author with Naive Bayes
Jul 15, 2019
In this project, we'll use the Twitter API and Naive Bayes to predict whether a newly presented Tweet was authored by Barack Obama or Donald Trump.
SMART Goals and Accountability
Jun 24, 2019
Are you setting smart goals? Learn the value of setting weekly goals following the SMART framework.
Persistence: the Key to Your Potential
Jun 10, 2019
What's the single most thing that makes and breaks want to be developers? Perhaps it's persistence.
Three Essential Steps for Aspiring Programmers
May 27, 2019
Keep these three things in mind when trying to land that dream developer job.
Tutorial: Number Guessing Game in Python
May 10, 2019
Learn how to make a simple Number Guessing Game in Python using functions, while loops, and if statements. This is a great project for beginners!
Method Stacking: Kanban + Pomodoro
Apr 28, 2019
Discover the power of combining the Pomodoro Technique with a Kanban Board!