Nelson Minar blogs at xml

Russian trolls and Black Lives Matter

17 hours ago

nelson : Russian trolls and Black Lives Matter - More Twitter bot analysis

FFmpeg VBR Settings

2 days ago

nelson : FFmpeg VBR Settings - Short guide to video encoding quality settings

Stormy Daniels' story

2 days ago

nelson : Stormy Daniels' story - Interview with the porn star that Trump later paid $130,000 to so she'd keep quiet

Felon voting ban is racist

5 days ago

nelson : Felon voting ban is racist - History of Florida law

Immigration raid on the SF Bay Area

5 days ago

nelson : Immigration raid on the SF Bay Area - Trump's ICE rumored to be making a show of force

Folium map library

6 days ago

nelson : Folium map library - Python library that renders to Leaflet maps. Integrates well in notebooks

Going "Serverless"

6 days ago

nelson : Going "Serverless" - Some details on how my project works


8 days ago

nelson : Snowpiles - Visualization of snowfall; I like how simple the code is

Open Web Analytics

9 days ago

nelson : Open Web Analytics - Alternative to Google Analytics for web visitor stats

قلب programming language

10 days ago

nelson : قلب programming language - A Lisp variant in Arabic

Mont St. Michel

11 days ago

nelson : Mont St. Michel - Excellent aerial photograph

Russian spies in SF

11 days ago

nelson : Russian spies in SF - Details of intelligence activities at the now-closed consulate in San Francisco


12 days ago

nelson : V7/x86 - Ancient Unix built to run on modern PC hardware

2000 year old Roman shoe

12 days ago

nelson : 2000 year old Roman shoe - Lovely object

Felix queso

13 days ago

nelson : Felix queso - A Houston favorite

Who Killed Captain Alex?

13 days ago

nelson : Who Killed Captain Alex? - Ugandan film turned meme incubator

Visualizing uncertainty

14 days ago

nelson : Visualizing uncertainty - Guide to various data presentation techniques

Ian Dees

14 days ago

nelson : Ian Dees - Profile of a map nerd, great guy