Code Challenge 13 - Highest Rated Movie Directors - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sat 08 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, data analysis, movies, imdb, sort, namedtuples, defaultdict • 2 min read

It's end of the week again so we review the code challenge of this week. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Code Challenge 13 - Highest Rated Movie Directors

Posted by PyBites on Mon 03 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, data analysis, movies, rating • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! After last week's (tictactoe game), we'd like to sharpen your data analysis skills this week by parsing a movie data set in search for highest rated directors. Enjoy and we review solutions end of this week.


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Visualizing website and social media metrics with matplotlib [notebook]

Posted by Bob on Wed 08 February 2017 in Data • Tagged with matplotlib, visualization, histogram, jupyter, data analysis, data science, socialmedia, googletrends • 12 min read

in this notebook i use matplotlib.pyplot to create simple yet powerful visualizations of pybites twitter activity, our blog's tag usage and our website traffic. Lastly I use Google trends to see popularity of various social media.


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