A Byte of my 2.2-lb Brain

Just sharing stuff…

Mining, reading, manipulating, and plotting map data

Sharing some Python recipes I wrote for mining, reading, manipulating, and plotting map data.

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Python Packages

I was tasked to come up with a list of all the Python packages we need for this new server we are setting up. Sharing the list below, hoping you’ll find them useful.

June 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Philippine Elections Chatters

The plots below show the Mention Network of Twitter users (bots and humans) discussing the Philippine Elections. Building a network such as the ones hereĀ can help one to visualizeĀ (and even … Continue reading

March 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Machine Learning and the Smart City

On 19 February 2016, I participated as speaker at the Humans+Machines conference organized by the Thinking Machines. Below is a copy of the slide deck I used.

March 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tableau Colors in Matplotlib

I love the colors that Tableau uses in plotting. I was so happy I came across Randal Olson’s post titled “How to make beautiful data visualizations in Python with matplotlib.” … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Web Scraping the MMDA Traffic Updates

Metro Manila Traffic Rhythm Thanks to a good friend and colleague**, last week, I learned about the existence of the Metro Manila Development Authority Live Traffic Monitoring System. Below is … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

h2o.ai and Python

One of the awesome things I discovered this year is H2O.ai. According to its homepage, H2O is for data scientists and application developers who need fast, in-memory scalable machine learning … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment