• 4 ways to install Jupyter Notebook

    June 07, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter Python

    Install Jupyter Notebook banner Jupyter Notebook is a powerfull tool that can mix code and Markdown. It provides fast feedback for code snippets execution which makes it perfect data analysis and experimenting. It is a development environment of choice for many data scientists, machine learning practitioners and software developers. In this article we will check different ways how to install Jupyter Notebook on your local machine.

  • Build dashboard in Python with automatic updates and email notifications

    June 06, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter Dashboard

    Build Python Dashboard in Python banner Do you need to monitor data from multiple sources and act based on their values? If you answered yes, then it means that you need a dashboard. I will show you how to create a dashboard in Python. It will automatically update the values in the dashboard and send email notifications based on monitored values. The dashboard will be deployed to the Amazon AWS cloud service.

  • 4 ways to insert images in Jupyter Notebook

    May 30, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    Insert Image in Jupyter Notebook bannerYou are building your notebook and would like to make it more informative and attractive with the inserted image. How to do this? In this post, I will show different approaches to inserting an image into Jupyter Notebook.

  • How to hide code in Jupyter Notebook?

    May 30, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    Hide Code in Jupyter Notebook bannerYour analysis is ready. You would like to share results from Jupyter Notebook with non-technical users. You have to hide the Python code to not scare them. There are several ways in which it can be achieved.

  • 4 ways to export Jupyter Notebook as PDF

    May 28, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    Export Jupyter Notebook as PDF bannerHave you ever wanted to export your Jupyter Notebook to PDF file? The PDF is an abbreviation for Portable Document Format. It can be displayed on any operating system. That makes it format of choice for many who wants to share their results. In this post I will show you 4 different ways how to export Jupyter Notebook as PDF file.

  • How to share Jupyter Notebook with non-programmers?

    May 27, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    How to share Jupyter Notebook with non-programmers bannerYour analysis is ready. You found very important insights. Congratulations! What’s next? You need to share your Jupyter Notebook with non-programmers. How to do this? You can’t send them the ipynb file in the email attachement or just push it to the GitHub repository. Your peers don’t understand Python and can’t reproduce your work on their own computers. You can create a presentation for them. This can be tedious manual work that might require many updates if data and final results will changes. What to do? Don’t worry! In this post, I will show you how to share Jupyter Notebook with non-programmers.

  • How to style text in Jupyter Notebook?

    May 26, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    How to style text in Markdown in Jupyter Notebook bannerThe Jupyter Notebook offers a great way to mix code with Markdown. It allows create computational documents and is a step forward to literate programming proposed by Donald Knuth. Have you ever need to style a Markdown text in the Jupyter Notebook? I will show you how it can be done with Markdown or HTML syntax.

  • 8 surprising ways how to use Jupyter Notebook

    May 05, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    How to use Jupyter Notebook bannerThe Jupyter Notebook is a great tool for experimentation with code. It provides the REPL (read-eval-print loop) with a visual interface for plots, tables and many more. You can mix Markdown and selected programming language (usually Python). It is a default choice of development and experimentation environment for data scientists and machine learning practitioners. Have you heard about other ways to use the Jupyter Notebook? Let’s explore 8 alternative ways of how to use Jupyter Notebook that might surprise you!

  • 7 ways to run Jupyter Notebook online

    May 05, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    Jupyter Notebook Online bannerSetting up a local environment to run Jupyter Notebook can be cumbersome. You need to install Python and tons of packages to make it works. The convenient alternative can be running notebooks in the cloud. There are many services that allow you to create, edit and run Python notebooks with premade data science environment. I would like to show you some popular services that offers Jupyter Notebooks online. What is more, I will show you also two new alternative approaches for running notebooks online.

  • Jupyter Notebook Shotcuts you need to know

    April 07, 2022 by Aleksandra Płońska, Piotr Płoński Jupyter

    Jupyter Notebook shortcuts bannerThe keyboard shortcuts make you fast as ninja. The faster you can provide the software to analyze data or solve engineering problem the better. In this article we show you Jupyter Notebooks keyboard shortcuts that you need to know. Learning shortcuts might take a while. We created a PDF ready to print with shortcuts for Mac, Windows and Linux users. It is available at the end of the article.

  • The ipynb Jupyter Notebook File Extension

    March 01, 2022 by Piotr Płoński Jupyter Mercury Voila

    Jupyter Notebook File Extension bannerThe *.ipynb file extension is used for computational notebooks that can be open with Jupyter Notebook. The Jupyter Notebook was formerly named IPython Notebook. The extension *.ipynb is from letters IPython Notebook. The IPython was developed as a command shell for interactive computing in Python programming language. It offers introspection, rich media, shell syntax, tab completion, and history.

  • The 2 alternative approaches for Jupyter Notebook widgets

    February 28, 2022 by Piotr Płoński Jupyter Mercury Voila

    Mercury convert Jupyter notebook to web appThe Jupyter notebooks provide great flexibility for developing Python programs. The code is organised in cells, and execution results are presented just below the cell. This approach gains huge trackion among programmers, especially data scientists, around the globe. To make the notebooks more accessible to non-programmers there is possible to add an interactive widgets to the notebook. What is more, such notebook can be shared as standalone web application, which greatly simplifies the sharing. In this article I will present two alternative approaches for adding widgets into Jupyter Notebook, namely ipywidgets+Voila and Mercury.

  • File upload widget in Jupyter Notebook web app

    January 25, 2022 by Piotr Płoński Jupyter Mercury Notebook

    Mercury file upload to Jupyter NotebookWouldn’t it be fantastic if you could share a Jupyter Notebook with your coworkers and allow them to upload a new file that is processed by your notebook? I will show you how to add a file upload widget to your Jupyter Notebook and share it as a web app with Mercury framework.

  • Share Jupyter Notebook as web app

    January 14, 2022 by Piotr Płoński Jupyter Mercury Notebook

    Mercury convert Jupyter notebook to web appHave you ever wanted to share your Jupyter notebook with non-programming friends? Would you like to hide the code, to not scare them? Give them the option to change the input with interactive widgets. In this post, I will show you how to easily share a notebook as an interactive web app with the Mercury framework.