Nelson Minar blogs at xml

Felon voting ban is racist

2 hour ago

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

Immigration raid on the SF Bay Area

6 hours ago

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

Folium map library

1 days ago

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

Going "Serverless"

2 days ago

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


3 days ago

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

Open Web Analytics

4 days ago

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

قلب programming language

5 days ago

nelson : قلب programming language - A Lisp variant in Arabic

Mont St. Michel

6 days ago

nelson : Mont St. Michel - Excellent aerial photograph

Russian spies in SF

6 days ago

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


7 days ago

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

2000 year old Roman shoe

7 days ago

nelson : 2000 year old Roman shoe - Lovely object

Felix queso

8 days ago

nelson : Felix queso - A Houston favorite

Who Killed Captain Alex?

8 days ago

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

Visualizing uncertainty

9 days ago

nelson : Visualizing uncertainty - Guide to various data presentation techniques

Ian Dees

9 days ago

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

History of Neural Nets

12 days ago

nelson : History of Neural Nets - 60 years of computer science in 4 short blog posts

Box Breathing

12 days ago

nelson : Box Breathing - A simple calming meditation technique

Kander on voting rights

12 days ago

nelson : Kander on voting rights - Editorial after the voter suppression committee disbanded

Þrídrangar lighthouse

13 days ago

nelson : Þrídrangar lighthouse - Remarkable rocks in Iceland

2020 Census Manager

14 days ago

nelson : 2020 Census Manager - Trump's pick is virulently political

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President

14 days ago

nelson : Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President - Excerpts from Michael Wolff's upcoming book. Literally nauseating.

Amazon/Microsoft sex trafficking

14 days ago

nelson : Amazon/Microsoft sex trafficking - Men soliciting prostitutes from work email