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2022W#40

Weekly journal Finally refreshed the sourdough! 💪 I am happy to say that it survived my laziness, and it turned into four beautiful pizzas (now stocked in the freezer for...

2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

New year's resolution

Yes, it’s 2022. The new year came with things we wished would end still wreaking havoc on this forsaken land. At the same time, many of us kept postponing what...

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R's need for speed:
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Have you ever had to generate a scatterplot with one million points, or more? As a bioinformatician working in the academia, and specifically on large datasets, this happens to me...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

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6 steps to own your content
with a personal static website!

In this article I will explain how to freely host a brand new static website online in six steps, using GitHub Pages and Jekyll. Basically, this is a short guide...

Webmentions: letting Disqus go

I have taken a clear direction in this ever more connected life: trying to retain possession of my content and privacy. Let me explain. Privacy and content ownership I was...

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[solved] Ubuntu 22.04 with ZFS root boot stuck at GNU Grub 2.06

My home workstation runs on Ubuntu 22.04 and this week, for the first time, I suspended it instead of turning it off. Everything worked well when after a few hours...

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Tao Dance Theater - 4 & 5

Four Darkness. A bell tolls. Light. Dark background, light floor. Four persons wear identical and asymmetric clothes, of dark grey shades, slightly cerulean. One sleeve is too long, covering the...

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This is a very yummy and easy to prepare cold dessert that my Granma used to give us every time we went to visit when we were children. Everyone in...

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2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

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Printer-styled range in Python:
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Recently, I had to convert a printer-styled range string into the corresponding list of selected elements. This made for a nice case study on Python class properties, iterability, length, and...

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[solved] Ubuntu 22.04 with ZFS root boot stuck at GNU Grub 2.06

My home workstation runs on Ubuntu 22.04 and this week, for the first time, I suspended it instead of turning it off. Everything worked well when after a few hours...

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Gita sull'isola del Garda

Qualche giorno fa sono stato in gita sull’isola del Garda con i miei genitori, con partenza in barca da Desenzano del Garda. Una volta giunti sull’isola siamo stati subito accolti...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

Inktober 2020

Alcuni dei disegni dell’Inktober 2020. Obiettivo: disegnare una volta al giorno, seguendo le tematiche ufficiali (prompts) ma ispirandosi ai film dello studio ghibli. Quest’anno, in collaborazione con la mia carissima...

Inktober 2019

Alcuni dei disegni dell’Inktober 2019. Obiettivo: disegnare una volta al giorno, seguendo le tematiche ufficiali (prompts). Anche quest’anno, tra alti e bassi, sono riuscito a seguire un po’ di più...

Inktober 2018

Alcuni dei disegni dell’Inktober 2018. Obiettivo: disegnare una volta al giorno, seguendo le tematiche ufficiali (prompts). Quest’anno sono riuscito a seguire un po’ di più l’obiettivo, usando diverse tecniche, dall’acquerello,...

Inktober 2017

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Inktober 2016

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A new interactive menu!

Did you know that GitHub has an extremely powerful command palette that you can access by simply pressing the Ctrl+k buttons? If you didn’t, you are welcome 😉 I have...

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A new interactive menu!

Did you know that GitHub has an extremely powerful command palette that you can access by simply pressing the Ctrl+k buttons? If you didn’t, you are welcome 😉 I have...

Webmentions: letting Disqus go

I have taken a clear direction in this ever more connected life: trying to retain possession of my content and privacy. Let me explain. Privacy and content ownership I was...

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Almost exactly one year ago (:scream: time flies!) I posted a 6-step guide on how to start your own Jekyll static website - you can find it here if interested....

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with a personal static website!

In this article I will explain how to freely host a brand new static website online in six steps, using GitHub Pages and Jekyll. Basically, this is a short guide...

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A new interactive menu!

Did you know that GitHub has an extremely powerful command palette that you can access by simply pressing the Ctrl+k buttons? If you didn’t, you are welcome 😉 I have...

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A: “Gli scienziati non piacciono a nessuno.” B: “Alla gente piace quello che la scienza gli dà, ma non le domande…” B: “…no, non le domande che la scienza pone.”...

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2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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R's need for speed:
plotting millions of points in seconds!

Have you ever had to generate a scatterplot with one million points, or more? As a bioinformatician working in the academia, and specifically on large datasets, this happens to me...

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2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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Printer-styled range in Python:
a case study

Recently, I had to convert a printer-styled range string into the corresponding list of selected elements. This made for a nice case study on Python class properties, iterability, length, and...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

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Gli scienziati non piacciono a nessuno

A: “Gli scienziati non piacciono a nessuno.” B: “Alla gente piace quello che la scienza gli dà, ma non le domande…” B: “…no, non le domande che la scienza pone.”...

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2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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Installing Ruby on Ubuntu 22.04

Almost exactly one year ago (:scream: time flies!) I posted a 6-step guide on how to start your own Jekyll static website - you can find it here if interested....

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2022W#38

I have never been one to write about personal matters or to keep a sort of public journal on my website, but here we are… In the past few weeks,...

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[solved] Ubuntu 22.04 with ZFS root boot stuck at GNU Grub 2.06

My home workstation runs on Ubuntu 22.04 and this week, for the first time, I suspended it instead of turning it off. Everything worked well when after a few hours...

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Tao Dance Theater - 4 & 5

Four Darkness. A bell tolls. Light. Dark background, light floor. Four persons wear identical and asymmetric clothes, of dark grey shades, slightly cerulean. One sleeve is too long, covering the...

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[solved] Ubuntu 22.04 with ZFS root boot stuck at GNU Grub 2.06

My home workstation runs on Ubuntu 22.04 and this week, for the first time, I suspended it instead of turning it off. Everything worked well when after a few hours...

Installing Ruby on Ubuntu 22.04

Almost exactly one year ago (:scream: time flies!) I posted a 6-step guide on how to start your own Jekyll static website - you can find it here if interested....

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Gita sull'isola del Garda

Qualche giorno fa sono stato in gita sull’isola del Garda con i miei genitori, con partenza in barca da Desenzano del Garda. Una volta giunti sull’isola siamo stati subito accolti...

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2022W#39

Weekly journal This week I kept up with my gym plans, so all is good on that end. 🧘 On Tuesday, I went to see the Traviata at the opera...

Webmentions: letting Disqus go

I have taken a clear direction in this ever more connected life: trying to retain possession of my content and privacy. Let me explain. Privacy and content ownership I was...

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A new interactive menu!

Did you know that GitHub has an extremely powerful command palette that you can access by simply pressing the Ctrl+k buttons? If you didn’t, you are welcome 😉 I have...