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data science

Bayes-ball part 2: a more realistic prior

8 minute read

I meant to post this some time ago, but I have been busy. But with the baseball example I am using, it is only fitting that I post this now, just after this ...

Histograms and recursion in SQL

10 minute read

A few weeks ago, while making a histogram in a SQL query, I discovered that some solutions out there do not include bins with 0 counts. This bugged me so I f...

F-in statistics!

9 minute read

I recently read this passage in the section on multiple linear regression from the fantastic book Introduction to Statistical Learning:

PostgreSQL and Jupyter notebooks

1 minute read

PostgreSQL is one of the most popular variants of SQL. It is common to use PostgreSQL with pgadmin but I am not a big fan of their UI. By contrast, interacti...

Iterators in Python

3 minute read

One of the things about Python that I haven’t fully appreciated are the use of iterators. I’ll go over some iterators that are a part of base Python and then...

Heads or tails?

5 minute read

Seems like every statistics class starts off with a coin toss. It’s simple enough for me. Some fancy teachers might start right off the bat and get into the ...

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statistics

Bayes-ball part 2: a more realistic prior

8 minute read

I meant to post this some time ago, but I have been busy. But with the baseball example I am using, it is only fitting that I post this now, just after this ...

F-in statistics!

9 minute read

I recently read this passage in the section on multiple linear regression from the fantastic book Introduction to Statistical Learning:

Heads or tails?

5 minute read

Seems like every statistics class starts off with a coin toss. It’s simple enough for me. Some fancy teachers might start right off the bat and get into the ...

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SQL

Histograms and recursion in SQL

10 minute read

A few weeks ago, while making a histogram in a SQL query, I discovered that some solutions out there do not include bins with 0 counts. This bugged me so I f...

PostgreSQL and Jupyter notebooks

1 minute read

PostgreSQL is one of the most popular variants of SQL. It is common to use PostgreSQL with pgadmin but I am not a big fan of their UI. By contrast, interacti...

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education

Improving my writing

6 minute read

Introduction I have identified writing well as a skill I will prioritize. This improved skill will benefit both smaller forms I have taken for granted (like...

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neuroscience

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coding

Iterators in Python

3 minute read

One of the things about Python that I haven’t fully appreciated are the use of iterators. I’ll go over some iterators that are a part of base Python and then...

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