Til I Die: Seeking new music

I’ve been following the tweets from an account called Albums You Must Hear @Albums2Hear. Each tweet is an album recommended by the account owner. I’m a sucker for lists of Albums That I Must Hear Before I Die since I’m always interested in new (or not so new) music recommendations. I wanted to assemble a […]

Pledging My Time III

I’ve previously crunched times for local Half and Full Marathons here on quantixed. Last weekend was the Kenilworth Half Marathon (2018) over a new course. I thought I’d have a look at the distributions of times and paces of the runners. The times are available here. If the Time and Category for finishers are saved […]

I’m not following you II: Twitter data and R

My activity on twitter revolves around four accounts. Practice note:@clathrin: science, cell biology, sometimes music and cycling/running@roylelab: lab news and announcements, part of @Warwick_CMCB@quantixed: programming, data, nerdery.Opinions my own etc — Steve Royle (@clathrin) May 4, 2018 I try to segregate what happens on each account, and there’s inevitably some overlap. But what about overlap […]