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Online Python Tutor - Learn programming by visualizing code execution

Mon, 2014-04-14 07:20
"Online Python Tutor is a free educational tool created by Philip Guo that helps students overcome a fundamental barrier to learning programming: understanding what happens as the computer executes each line of a program's source code. Using this tool, a teacher or student can write a Python program in the Web browser and visualize what the computer is doing step-by-step as it executes the program."

Financial crises | The Economist

Thu, 2014-04-10 09:41

The GDELT Project: The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone

Mon, 2014-04-07 06:30
"The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT) is an initiative to construct a catalog of human societal-scale behavior and beliefs across all countries of the world, connecting every person, organization, location, count, theme, news source, and event across the planet into a single massive network that captures what's happening around the world, what its context is and who's involved, and how the world is feeling about it, every single day."