Tag Archives: IPython notebook

Installing Ipython Notebook on Ubuntu 12

I ran into a series of errors and finally managed to make Ipython run on my Ubuntu 12. Notice I am adding some extra stuff in terms of mathjax and pandoc but that is just for a smoother install. Note the trouble point was the package pyzmq but it was troubleshooted by both the –upgrade […]


Synonyms fun with Spark Word2Vec

Spark MLlib implements the Skip-gram approach of Word2Vec. With Skip-gram we want to predict a window of words given a single word. This is part of the work I have done with PySpark on IPython notebook. This outputs: And then to visualize it, with matplotlib and the WordCloud package WordCloud is expecting a document to […]