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David Purcell
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For love of soba
Served simply and paired with a savory sauce and a small plate of shredded radish, wasabi, and thinly sliced spring onion soba is one of the best damn things on the planet. Buckwheat is mixed, rolled and cut on premise...
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H Street in DC has some fantastic local establishments.  Here are some of my favorites
H street DC has gone from a run down and dangerous stretch of urban neglect to a eclectic collection of restaurants that offer some of the best eats in town. New American, French, Belgian, an authentic British Pub and whatever...
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The 5 games that stole my childhood
My parents choose to ignore my cries for a console of my own, but my Dad, an engineer for Boeing at the time, did have a 486-66. It ran Windows 3.1 and DOS i-don't-know-which-version. I played around with some...
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Updated Prediction app
Noise Over the last few months I have been developing a new application.  It's purpose is to visualize Premier League trends and predictions by leveraging the freakishly awesome D3.js libraries found at http://d3js.org/ .  I call the app noise , as it is in...
Noise Over the last few months I have been developing a new application.  It's purpose is to visualize Premier League trends and predictions by leveraging the freakishly awesome D3.js libraries found at http://d3js.org/.  I c...
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Breakfast at grandma's house. 
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My wife is a chef at an Oyster bar in DC. and is working on a new desert: Green garbanzo been cake with raspberries and cream. 
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Union Market evolved in North East D.C.alongside rows of ill-repaired warehouses occupied by meat packing companies, Korean fast food, and less than reputable electronics stores. But don't let the surroundings fool you. Inside the renovated warehouse is a...
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Updated predictions for next week.

Arsenal the favorites against West Ham while the man city Liverpool game is a tossup.
Select a team to view the number of tweets per minute: Chelsea; Liverpool; Arsenal; Man City; Spurs; Man Utd; Everton; Newcastle; Southampton; West Ham; Aston Villa; Stoke; Hull; Swansea; Norwich; Crystal Palace; West Brom; Cardiff; Sunderland; Fulham. Select last week's matches or upcomming ...
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I updated the predictions for next week and added a feature that tracks tweets per minute for a particular team.

http://noise-roc.appspot.com/
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I have updated the EPL predictions  and social media tracking application: http://noise-roc.appspot.com/

I made use of a couple of python libraries to automate the data extraction and modeling process as well as using d3.js to complete the visuals.

The github project for the predictions is located here: 
https://github.com/amoderate/epl_predict
epl_predict - A simple model to predict epl games - written in python
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Adapting and changing bullet chart components
www.d3noob.org

The following post is a portion of the D3 Tips and Tricks book which is free to download. To use this post in context, consider it with the

Using R and outlier analysis to explore NBA player statistics
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Recently, I am interested in analyzing outliers in high dimensional data sets. Generally, the outlier analysis includes two parts, outlier d

Udacity - Introduction to Statistics (ST101)
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Syllabus. Unit 1: Visualizing relationships in data. Seeing relationships in data and predicting based on them; dealing with noise. Unit 2:

Smith Hanley Associates | Recruiters for Finance, Pharmaceuticals, Marke...
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Smith Hanley Associates is a professional recruiting firm focused on recruitment in financial services and investments, pharmaceuticals, mar

RANdom Sample Consensus (RANSAC) in C#
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RANSAC is an iterative method to build robust estimates for parameters of a mathematical model from a set of observed data which is known to

NASA: Pursuit Of Light [1080p] [3D converted]
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Perhaps more than all other federal agencies, NASA tells stories about big things: big places, big data, big ideas. Using extraordinarily hi

As a Seattle native -and lover of cafés, this place is absolutely perfect. Relaxed atmosphere, great drinks and scones! Get the scones - so good!
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Great food, fun atmosphere. It's a local institution.
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I really like the bread but the Mozzarella tasted like processed cheese.
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A comfortable atmosphere, beautiful food and a friendly chef not afraid to try something different. I recommend the course menu with drinks. Totally worth your evening.
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Wonderful matcha cheesecake in a really cute spot! The anmitsu was also delicious. I recommend that you try it.
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Refreshing, friendly service and really good soba. Also get the Tempura!
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