Exploratory Data Analysis

If you do anything related to research and data you will have been in contact with numerical summaries, like average, standard deviation and – more complex and more often abused – the sacred p value, tool of truthiness creation in quantitative research. By reducing your dataset to a single value, you reduce ...

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Visual Representations of Knowledge

You know the »list of figures« in academic works. But do you know the »list of texts«? 1 This seems silly, since in almost any (academic) work you have a one text which tells the main content. It may be occasionally supported by images, diagrams or tables if such information ...

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From Wordpress to Pelican

Recently, I switched from Wordpress to a static site generator – Pelican. Here are some of my experiences. If you don’t want to read the reasons and the techbabble , scroll down and read the summary.

Static site generator?

The best known static site generator is probably the ruby-based jekyll. As ...

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Kill Big Words

Each day they are in my Twitter feed, on Facebook, on Hacker News: Articles, suggesting to embrace failure, to develop empathy as an UX research skill and to treat design holistically.

They seem like useful advices. They may come in the best intentions.

Just do it

But the only thing ...

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Your Brain Wants You to Read This

(see, you do!)

The brain. It seems to be everywhere. People do stuff because their brains told them so and some designs and even this blogpost will rewire your brain. While psychology carries the stigma of the ingraspability of our thoughts and the transience of our actions, the brain is ...

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