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Taking Refuge in the Code

Migrants wait to be rescued by the Aquarius rescue ship run by non-governmental organisations (NGO) “SOS Mediterranee” and “Medecins Sans Frontieres” (Doctors Without Borders) in the Mediterranean Sea, 30 nautic miles from the Libyan coast, on August 2, 2017. 563 more words


Auto Corrected

Okay, so… I’m a lazy hyper meaning that even if I know how to spell a word, if I make a mistake I will frequently just let spellcheck auto correct the mistake. 1,565 more words


Stacked bar chart of FILTER information from a multi-sample VCF

I wanted to make a stacked bar chart to show the number of variants with a certain FILTER status per sample from a multi-sample VCF. Nowadays I make all plots with plotly, because it’s fast, convenient to write and dynamic HTML makes it easier afterwards to select the bits I’m interested in to show. 116 more words


Hello World!

“Hello World!” is often used to illustrate the basic syntax of a programming language. It is often the first program written by people learning to code. 64 more words

Good News Tuesday: Dogs in Homeless Shelter, Indigenous Victory, Coding Prisoners, and a Good Deed

Homeless Shelter in Glasgow to allow Dogs

The Glasgow City Mission in Scotland is partnering with Dogs Trust to supply items such as food, bedding and treats so that guests can keep their dogs with them.  240 more words

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Constructors vs Static Factory Method

I have wondered if this topic was relevant. I have often seen both ways to create an object. Why bother choosing between a static factory method and a constructor? 429 more words