Author: Luis

Flotsam 17: maps

Tiling is one of the big pieces to put together nice, interactive maps. How The Post is replacing Mapbox with open source solutions describe the tech behind solving this problem...continue reading.

Flotsam 16: neovim

Just to remember where things are in my neovim installation in MacOS: The init file follows the structure presented in here: pointing to the location of the plugins as:continue reading.

Recreational programming

I think programming, aka coding, is a fun activity. We are solving a problem subject to a set of constraints that can be time, memory, quantity of code, language, etc....continue reading.

Turtles all the way down

One of the main uses for R is for exploration and learning. Let’s say that I wanted to learn simple linear regression (the bread and butter of statistics) and see...continue reading.

Old dog and the tidyverse

I started using R ages ago and have happily lived in mostly-base-R for data manipulation. Once in a while I move to something that makes a big difference, like ggplot2...continue reading.