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We’re running an in-person Software Carpentry workshop in Parliament Hall on 19th and 20th October 2022. We’ll be covering working with…

Date Thursday August 25, 2022
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Via the Software Sustainability Institute. The FAIR4S Working Group has released version 1.0 of the FAIR Principles for Research Software.…

Date Wednesday June 29, 2022
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The Coding Club at the University of Edinburgh is moving its free R workshops online. As per their website, Coding Club “[wants] to…

Date Friday October 2, 2020
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Getting started with GitLab

The University has a GitLab instance [VPN], which researchers can use to host Git repositories. It also provides other features to complement this core function, which I’ll touch on below. First of all, a few…

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Working From Home

We’re all working from home at the moment. Obviously, the regular routine is disrupted and there are more, or at least different, distractions to deal with, especially if you’ve got primary school-age children like I…

Attending SSI Collaborations Workshop remotely

Like most other people, the Research Computing team is now working from home. However, last week I took remote working a step further by attending a conference from my home office. The Software Sustainability…