Events in October!

Data Science / Data Science Lab / Data Science Community / Pascal Bugnion / Plotly / London / Meetup / Programming Languages / Data Strategy / Richard Sargeant

Transforming Large Organisations 3rd Oct Richard Sargeant, Director of Transformation at ASI Data Science and founding director of the Government Digital Service, will be hosting a fireside chat with current and past fellows about the work he's been doing in government and Google. Places are strictly limited so please message…

How frustrating is your programming language?

Programming Languages / Scala / Coding / Developing / Open source software / Plotly / Java / Matplotlib / GitHub

The internet is rife with bad metrics for comparing programming languages. This blog post adds another dubious measure: how often developers swear in open source projects. This may serve as a proxy for how frustrated people get when developing in a particular language. First of all, credit where it's due:…