Tagged: Coding

Licensing bonanza in computational life sciences*   - Genomics Aotearoa

Genomics Aotearoa Sep 09, 2021

By Florian Pichlmueller (University of Auckland) and Christina Straub (ESR) . 2min read GPL, MIT, BSD, CC – no they’re not a secret vocabulary, these are in fact acronyms for open source licenses that allow code to be freely used, modified and shared. And there are many more – take a look at the open source initiative to see … Read More

Where are all the four-leaf clovers? And what does that have to do with learning to code? - Genomics Aotearoa

Genomics Aotearoa Mar 30, 2021

By Monica Vallender, Master’s student with AgResearch Invermay and the University of Otago. A few months ago, while home for the Christmas break, my mother – out of the blue – turned to me and asked, “what made you actually decide you wanted to go to university and study science?” Shocked and never thinking that I would someday have to … Read More

Quandl update - The Dismal Science

James Zuccollo Oct 18, 2013

It’s been a few months since I wrote about how much I love Quandl so you might be wondering how things are working out for me. The good stuff is still really good but there are a few things that still need work. The good I can import data directly from R/Python code without having […] … Read More