Author Archives: Jean-Yves Sgro

asciinema: record commands in terminal

RE: asciinema.org  (Linux/MacOS) It may be nice to share/show commands being typed on a Text Terminal and embed this simple “movie” within blog or HTML page. It seems that the recording gets uploaded to their web site… Since it’s all text-based the file should be rather small and the clarity of replay very good compared… Read More »

alternativeto.net: finding alternate software

Re:alternativeto.net What software one uses may be the result of colleague recommendations, using “what others use in the lab,” or haphazardly found options online. Or perhaps it is time to “upgrade” a commercial package and the steep price makes you think twice… The crowdsources software recommendation web site alternativeto.net does just that… just enter the name… Read More »

omictools.com: Search engine for biological data analysis

Re: omictools.com Finding software that is relevant to any biological analysis can be inspired by reading a paper or perhaps searching within Google. The web site https://omictools.com/ contains 16,971 software (omic) tools that are organized in categories shown on the home page. Checking a bit further one can find interesting entries such as: High-throughput sequencing data analysis…… Read More »