Improvements to the inventory pickup web app

I’d just like to share what I’ve updated on my inventory pickup web app over the past month.

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Inventory Pickup Web App

I wanted to use Django to solve a simple business problem, so I spent a few months of brainstorming and coding and came up with a system that I would like to discuss here.

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Playing a Game the Way it Wasn’t Meant to be Played (For Fun and Profit)

We should really talk about Moneyball.

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Sleep Cycle: My Personal Road To Wellville

Apple’s new obsession with your health data comes upon the heels of their latest iOS 8 and iPhone 6 releases.

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Flask and Me

I tried using the web-framework Django, and even blogged about it back in February.  It made me so wrapped up in the fact that you have to create a database first to even use it, that I kept thinking far too big.

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Tableau Public Review

I was first introduced to Tableau Public a few months ago when I was using it at a job.

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Scraping PDFs with Python

PDFs are a hassle for those of us that have to work with them to get at their data.  When I was at the Open Data NJ summit last month, the reporters and journalists went on and on about how utilizing PDFs the worst thing in the world, and they’re right.

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The Crime Map You Should Know About

I’ve coded a crime map for Muckgers, an online student-run publication that I contribute to. I’ve explained in detail in several posts on the site what I’ve done and improved upon, but I thought I would go into more about code and concepts on my blog.
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Camping/Hiking Season Is Upon Us

The title of this post is kind of a misnomer — to some people all year long is acceptable camp or hike, and for those people I have a lot of respect.
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Comparing Company Names With Python

If you have trouble matching similar company names, you’re more than likely trying to clean up some sort of database. This is one of my major issues that I’ve tried to explore for myself, so hopefully my findings can assist others who find themselves in a similar situation.
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