First steps with DaVinci Resolve for video editing

A couple of months ago I took some videos with a GoPro during we moved all of our stuff into our new apartment. I thought it would look especially cool to have a time lapse video of me filling my bookshelf. Before I could share the video, I wanted to edit it a little bit. … Continue reading First steps with DaVinci Resolve for video editing

Find closest date before or after event (MATLAB)

It’s the second time since I have been using MATLAB that I need to find the closest date to a given target date in an array. Of course I didn’t remember how I did it the last time and I couldn’t find a solution that suited my needs on the internet. So I decided to … Continue reading Find closest date before or after event (MATLAB)

Accessing MSSQL Server with R (RSQLServer with dplyr)

Recently I have been starting to use dplyr for handling my data in R. It makes everything a lot smoother! My previous workflow – running an SQL query, storing the results as CSV, loading it in RStudio – is now history. With dplyr you can directly query data from many different databases in a very … Continue reading Accessing MSSQL Server with R (RSQLServer with dplyr)

PawSense: Den Computer vor Katzenpfoten beschützen

Vor einiger Zeit habe ich auf futurezone.at einen Artikel über das Tool PawSense gelesen und war von der Idee sofort begeistert. Das Tool soll dir dabei helfen, deinen Computer vor deiner Katze zu beschützen, indem es erkennt wenn eine Katze auf der Tastatur herumläuft. Sobald das passiert wird der Computer gesperrt und optional ein nerviges … Continue reading PawSense: Den Computer vor Katzenpfoten beschützen

WordCamp Day 2 #WCEU

Last weekend I visited the WordCamp Europe in Vienna and this blog post will cover day 2 and my general impressions. At the bottom you can even see a 360° panorama of the Museumsquartier! After the really exciting first day (read more here) I was looking forward to day 2. I had spent the night … Continue reading WordCamp Day 2 #WCEU

WordCamp Day 1 #WCEU

Just a few weeks ago I read about the WordCamp Europe on Twitter. Although my blog exists for more than a year I haven’t heard of this event before. I was super excited that this year the WordCamp is in Vienna. Although tickets were already out, some were resold on Twitter and I got lucky. … Continue reading WordCamp Day 1 #WCEU

Netflix Socks Part 1: Set up the Arduino

Some weeks ago Netflix posted a cool project on their website, Netflix socks that will pause your show when you fall asleep. Since I fall asleep a lot during watching TV, I thought this was a cool idea for a small project. In this post I’ll show you how to set up the Arduino for … Continue reading Netflix Socks Part 1: Set up the Arduino

Data Analysis with Microsoft Excel: Tables

Auf ambassadorbase.at ist mein Artikel auf Deutsch verfügbar. In my job and my studies I recently finished I work with lots of different data sources and you will also meet all of them throughout your career as a data scientist. Data can be given to you as an SQL dump, XML files and many other … Continue reading Data Analysis with Microsoft Excel: Tables

Love at first sight: Google Inbox

About 2 weeks ago I received an invite to Google Inbox and since then I am thrilled how awesome emailing can be. In this post I want to show you the features that I like most (each of the 23 points is also documented in a screenshot). Inbox overview 1. “Pin”, “snooze” and “done” option … Continue reading Love at first sight: Google Inbox