Monthly Archives: October 2014

#nature wants to push #opensource in #science 

#nature wants to push #opensource in #science  Code share Papers in Nature journals should make computer code accessible where possible. (View on Google+)

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I guess I found an text encoding issue with svg printing: print(‘-dsvg’,’name.svg’) prints an svg …

I guess I found an text encoding issue with svg printing: print('-dsvg','name.svg') prints an svg file which uses iso-8859-44 encoding instead of utf-8. I am (on Ubuntu 14.10, GNU Octave 3.8.1) using the gnuplot backend. My default (system) encoding is utf8. Thanks (View on Google+)

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One of the better #matlab style / coding guides:

One of the better #matlab style / coding guides: (View on Google+)

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#xslt is is awesome; it even parses .ini files. #xml

#xslt is is awesome; it even parses .ini files. #xml

#xslt is is awesome; it even parses .ini files. #xml Transform INI to XML? OR any generic legacy flat-file? XSL? from xmlstarlet or xsltproc? I’m looking do some sort of transform from INI to XML, the INI syntax is simple. I’m not looking to sed/awk/grep, this really should be done in XML tools. Can this […]

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#amd #gcn #hsa #huma #mantle  

#amd #gcn #hsa #huma #mantle  

#amd #gcn #hsa #huma #mantle   GS-4106 The AMD GCN Architecture – A Crash Course, by Layla Mah Presentation GS-4106, The AMD GCN Architecture – A Crash Course, by Layla Mah, from the AMD Developer Conference 2013. (View on Google+)

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An article on scientific impact quantification through social media. #openscience

An article on scientific impact quantification through social media. #openscience

An article on scientific impact quantification through social media. #openscience [cs.DL] 20 Mar 2012 Altmetrics in the Wild: Using Social Media to … Altmetrics in the Wild: Using Social Media to Explore Scholarly Impact. Jason Priem*, Heather A. Piwowar**, Bradley M. Hemminger*. The first two authors contributed equally to this paper. * School of Information […]

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#microxml , the better #xml !

#microxml , the better #xml ! Introducing MicroXML, Part 1: Explore the basic principles of MicroXML Parts of the XML community always grumble that XML is difficult to understand and process. XML is fundamentally complex for various historical reasons, and people proposed simplified versions for more than a decade. JSON and HTML5 threaten some of […]

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A guide to #openaccess

A guide to #openaccess

A guide to #openaccess HowOpenIsIt? | PLOS “HowOpenIsIt?®” Open Access Spectrum (OAS). hoii-guide-V2_cover_smaller The “HowOpenIsIt?®” Open Access Spectrum (OAS) guide standardizes Open Access terminology in an easily understandable, comprehensive resource created by PLOS, the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) … (View on Google+)

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This chart would have been helpful for radiation protection officer training: #xkcd

This chart would have been helpful for radiation protection officer training: #xkcd

This chart would have been helpful for radiation protection officer training: #xkcd (View on Google+)

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#bigdata

#bigdata

#bigdata Zvi on Twitter: “Moore’s Law of Big Data: “ Add a location to your Tweets. When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always have the option to delete your location history. Learn more. Turn location on. Not now. Turn off location … […]

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#matlab is moving even though very slowly. New version (R2014b) has #git / #svn integration, as well…

#matlab is moving even though very slowly. New version (R2014b) has #git / #svn integration, as well as facilities to call matlab from #python , a webread function to import #json and other changes. (View on Google+)

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#openscience in 10 Minute: #openaccess #opendata #opensource #openmethodology #openpeerreview #opene…

#openscience in 10 Minute: #openaccess #opendata #opensource #openmethodology #openpeerreview #opene...

#openscience in 10 Minute: #openaccess #opendata #opensource #openmethodology #openpeerreview #openeducationalresources   (View on Google+)

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Short presentation on #reproducibility :

Short presentation on #reproducibility : (View on Google+)

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#matchstick : a streaming stick with #firefoxos . Watch out #chromecast and #miracast .

#matchstick : a streaming stick with #firefoxos . Watch out #chromecast and #miracast .

#matchstick : a streaming stick with #firefoxos . Watch out #chromecast and #miracast . Matchstick – The Streaming Stick Built on Firefox OS Matchstick, the first HDMI stick based on Firefox OS, is the best way to experience your favorite movies, music, and games on your HDTV (View on Google+)

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