Shadowfax Code Wars Hack Diary

Now that was an amazing weekend! Yes, I am talking about the Shadowfax ‘Code Wars’ hack. The 24-hour hack was awesome with all the ideas flowing in and not to mention the great food and music. So, a round of applause to all who made it a great hackathon.

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Why python should be used in Scientific Computing

Why should you use Python in scientific computing? This is an authentic question. For standard Python users, using Python is natural to the point that they once in a while overlook that this select is not striking for everybody. Matlab is generally used in a few groups (e.g. exploratory scientists) and picking an alternate platform …

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Open Source Project of the Week – IPython

The IPython Notebook is a web-based interactive computational environment where you can combine code execution, text, mathematics, plots and rich media into a single document –  ipython.org   IPython, which is not an allusion to the Apple product line, takes upon itself the ambitious goal of making scientific education, development and research environments more interactive and …

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