Bangpypers Pre-Workshop Setup

We at Bangpypers conduct a lot of workshops and some steps are common for all of them. To that end, this post is meant to serve as guide for people to install Python on Ubuntu and Windows (if required), setting up virtualenv and installing the package(s) germane to the corresponding... [Read More]

Unix Commands I Use

I keep Googling some commands regularly and I’m sure many people are just like me in this department where you simply can’t remember that command even though you know that’s the one you have to use. This post will be regularly updated and hopefully, a one-stop shop for me to... [Read More]

Memory Monitor Widget using Python

I use Ubuntu 16.04 and I’ve been searching for a good memory monitoring desktop widget to no avail. I found a couple of taskbar widgets but none that would tell me the free memory left in addition to the used/swap/cache memories. [Read More]
Tags: gtk python code

Surprising Searches 1 Of N

You’re probably aware of most of the products that Google offers. Trends, is one of them and it allows you to look up various trends of searches by time, country etc. It’s a lot of fun…if you’re into that sort of thing. [Read More]

Studying The Show About Nothing

I have watched and re-watched Seinfeld over and over for the last 6–7 years now and it remains, till date, one of my most favorite shows. For a show that claims to be about nothing, it has certainly managed to fill up nine seasons worth of content, all with seemingly... [Read More]

Data Visualization Exp1

Hours of max FB Usage — I originally intended to do something else, but ended up doing this instead  —  Figuring out at what hours during the day I’ve been most active on Facebook — outliers included. [Read More]