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Where can I find examples of good Mathematica programming practice?

I consider myself a pretty good Mathematica programmer, but I'm always looking out for ways to either improve my way of doing things in Mathematica, or to see if there's something nifty that I haven't ...
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How to make use of Associations?

I have been curious about it for long. Now that Mathematica 10 arrives, I think it's time to ask the question: How the new Association data structure would be used ...
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Changing Values in an Association using Map

I am trying to change the value of one key in an association based on the value of another key in that association. So if my association starts as: ...
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Is there a comprehensive list of functions with operator forms?

As of version 10, Mathematica sports operator forms for many functions like Map, SortBy, ...
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How to completely delete the head of a function expression

Is there any way to completely remove the head of an expression function? For example, how would I remove the head Cos from ...
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Define parameterized function

I would like to be able to define the gain function of a system from its parameters. Specifically, I'd like to define a function that accepts two inputs, call them $b$ and $w$, and returns a function ...
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What is the difference between Composition (@*) and sequential applications (@)?

What is the difference between f@*g@*h@x and f@g@h@x Both evaluate to f[g[h[x]]] ...
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How to export a Mathematica notebook into Markdown?

Is there a way to export a Mathematica notebook into Markdown? I'm sure it's possible to implement rules for converting each Mathematica cell subexpression into Markdown, but I'm also sure that I ...
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Split according to list and apply rule

I have a list which looks some thing like this {a1, a2, a3, a4, a5, a6, a7, a8, a9, a10} Now I want to split it according to lengths ...
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Going full functional (Haskell style)

I'm trying to define some notation so that Mathematica code would be more functional, similar to Haskell (just for fun): currying, lambdas, infix operator to function conversion, etc.. And I have some ...
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Partial sum of a list

The problem I have is really basic but I just can't get my head around it. Suppose I have a list of ordered pairs A = {{a, b}, {c, d}, {e, f}, {g, h}, ...}. I ...
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Postfix with two arguments

This must be a duplicate but I can't find any related post. I want to pass two arguments to a function using postfix syntax like f[a_,b_]:=a+b; 1,2//f More ...
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Unexpected behavior when using SortBy as a dataset filter

I am still experimenting with datasets. Recently I tried to query the Titanic example to get info on the oldest passengers. Here is what I tried ...
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How to use `in` for MemberQ

I'd like to use for MemberQ, but I don't want to break anything! The usage would be like this: ...
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Built-in symbols that support operator form [duplicate]

In version 10 some built-in symbols are updated to support operator form like the Derivative. For example, Select, ...
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