Testing the frontiers of digital journalism through programming, data visualization and other silly things.
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install python-pip python-dev build-essential git-core
sudo pip install —upgrade pip
sudo pip install django
3. Install VirtualBox
4. Start VirtualBox and install Ubuntu as a virtual machine
5. Sign up for a free Github account and email me your account name (the url to your account).
6. Read The Complete Guide to Freemium Business Models and write me a reaction paper.
On installing VirtualBox and Ubuntu: If you aren’t sure what you’re doing, if you’re confused, first Google. Second, get in touch.
And why are we doing this? Virtual boxes are great ways to sandbox everything. That way, if you really, really screw up, you wipe the box and start over. They’re places to try and experiment with things without worrying about screwing up your computer.