The Legend of Data - Ep.2 - Pandas basics 1

Pandas is a superpower tool to handle data in Python. It lets you read and write from csv, xlsx and other file formats; lets you change the structure of the data, change the data types, aggregate data, joining data etc. In this episode, we will talk a bit about the internal of pandas DataFrames and some basic operations for reading and writing csvs, slicing DataFrames and changing data types.

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You can get the slide deck here. The notebook that I used can be found here.

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After having a career as a Data Scientist and Developer Advocate, Cheuk dedicated her work to the open-source community. She has co-founded Humble Data, a beginner Python workshop that has been happening around the world. She has served the EuroPython Society board for two years and is now a fellow and director of the Python Software Foundation.