Archive for November, 2010

Egyptian 2010 Elections

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Sunday, the 28th of November 2010 was a sad day for Egypt. It was a day that could have been the beginning of a new era of progress and justice. It was the 2010 parliamentary elections in Egypt. Unfortunately the ruling dictatorship had other ideas. It followed its usual tactics of hiring thugs to scare […]

Beautiful Data

Friday, November 5th, 2010

My Mphil thesis was on sparse matrix vector products and while visualising the datasets I worked with I felt that the patterns the sparse matrices took were often quite interesting. Recently I noticed that the University of Florida Sparse Matrix Collection was displaying the visualisation work done by Yifan Hu which you can see here. […]