Notable updates to Noteable

August 2020

  • Add notebook extension to report on CPU & Memory usage.
  • Extend the Geospatial Notebook with extra libraries.
  • Add a Machine Learning and Natural Language notebook.

Summer 2020

  • Release of a redesign of the website, including general notebook descriptions.
  • Add documentation and exemplars to the website.
  • Upgrade NBGrader across the board, now includes feedback
  • Enable the deletion of non-empty directories
  • Major library update across multiple notebooks: updated to July 2020

Notebook specific details

Standard Notebook:

Base notebook updates: python remains 3.7; notebook remains 6.0; OS updated July 2020

Remove:

  • R (there are other, R-specific, offerings available)
  • tensorflow (upstream removal)

Library updates:

  • New packages: dll, ipyml, lxml, vincent, and xmlschema
Sage Notebook:

base notebook updates: SageMath 8.8 to 9.0; python remains 3.7; OS updated July 2020

Library updates:

  • ~45 general python packages added
RStudio Notebook:

base notebook updates: RStudio 1.2.5 to 1.3.9; python remains 3.7; OS updated July 2020

Library updates:

  • R 3.6.1 to 3.6.3
  • ~20 R libraries added
  • ~50 general python packages added
R with Stan:

base notebook updates: python remains 3.7; notebook remains 6.0; OS updated July 2020

Library updates:

  • R 3.6.1 to 3.6.3
  • ~45 general python packages added
Julia Notebook:

base notebook updates: python remains 3.7; notebook remains 6.0; OS updated July 2020

Remove:

  • windrose

Library updates:

  • Julia 0.5.2 to 1.3.1
  • ~45 general python packages added
Geospatial Notebook:

base notebook updates: python remains 3.7; notebook remains 6.0; OS updated July 2020

Remove:

  • tensorflow (upstream removal)

Library updates:

  • New packages: apsg, arcgis (esri), dask, earthpy, graphviz, imagemagick, ipympl, momepy, plotly, pysal, python-graphviz, reportlab, sentinelsat, splot, unixodbc, xmlschema

Spring 2020

  • Release NBExchange code to GitHub
  • Add the facility to restrict notebook images to Organisation, Customer, or Course
  • Add TeX to Sage notebook
  • Add r-effects to rstan notebook
  • Add graphviz and imagemagick to the standard notebook

Winter 2019

  • Make the RStudio notebook start in the RStudio UI
  • Update most notebooks to the 11/9/19 release from Jupyter Stacks