Introducing Jupyter

Initially known as IPython, this project was initiated in 2001 as a free project by Fernando Perez. By his work, the author intended to address a lack in the Python stack and provide to the public a user programming interface for data investigations that could easily incorporate the scientific approach (mainly meaning experimenting and interactively discovering) in the process of data discovery and software development.

A scientific approach implies fast experimentation of different hypotheses in a reproducible fashion (as does data exploration and analysis in data science), and when using this interface, you will be able more naturally to implement an explorative, iterative, trial and error research strategy during your ...

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