Monthly Archives: December 2013

Linked Data: Shareable Data Sets

Linked Data is a website focusing on sharing tools, information, and Semantic Data sets. There are some useful data set on the sit including IMDB’s movie data set and many others. These data sets can be very useful for those … Continue reading

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ELEKS Labs: Google Glass Development without Glass

Ostap Andrusiv has a blog post on how to use a Google Nexus tablet as a emulation platform for Google Glass. Not only is this useful for those without access to Glass its also useful for those who dont want … Continue reading

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Anti-aging Advance

Very interesting research into that essentially focuses on the molecular communication between a cell’s nucleus and Mitochondria and how to maintain strong communication that normally degrades over time.  http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-12-aging-reversed.html

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JinJa2 Error: NameError: name ‘os’ is not defined

I was following a Google App Engine tutorial and ran into a error with the code supplied here https://developers.google.com/appengine/docs/python/gettingstartedpython27/templates The problem was the code supplied on the page was missing a “import os”    

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Private company plans US’s first controlled moon landing in 40 years | Fox News

Its very exciting to see companies starting to think like this and move forward with such long term projects! Private company plans US’s first controlled moon landing in 40 years | Fox News.  

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New Microbiome Startup Seres Health Is Developing Bacteria-Filled Pills to Treat Diseases | MIT Technology Review

Yogurt eaters already know that not all bacteria are bad for you. They may not realize that some bacteria are so important that one day people may fight off disease with pills filled with bacteria instead of drugs. Seres Health hopes to … Continue reading

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Data Portraits: Connecting People of Opposing Views

Very interesting paper on how to get people out of their “filter bubble.”   [1311.4658] Data Portraits: Connecting People of Opposing Views.  

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