9:00 am: Post-Oscar coffee
9:15 am: Web apps! Today we'll be learning/doing web apps with a python backend.
sudo apt-get install python-sklearn sudo apt-get install python-pip sudo pip install flask sudo pip install watchdog
The codes for both the intro example and the cancer predictor app are in your repo: https://github.com/metis-dsbc/dsbc-winter2015/tree/master/lectures/fletcher
How do websites work? What are web apps?
(This neat little presentation starts very simple and step by step introduces every aspect of website infrastructure and it would be a good idea to read it before today's tutorial if this is new to you)
What is an HTTP Request
Introduction to REST APIs
(14 minute video presentation by Google Developers. Very useful.)
HTTP Requests (GET and POST)
List of HTTP Response Status Codes
Make your own web app!
5:00 pm: Go home