We just created a new word at coffee today:

Artscribing – artscribing is the art of creating meaning for and/or describing pieces of art, specially for abstract modern pieces that don’t have any apparent visual resemblance with pre-existing things.

In a less formal way, what it really means is taking some meaning or description for a piece of art out of one’s ass.


Streaming Average

Just because I keep forgetting it and having to find out all the math manually again!

The two main reasons to use something like this is if your total is too big and you don’t care about standard deviations – I’m pretty sure we can come up with a streaming formula for the standard deviation as well.

Also, if you @rows is some type of stream in which you have a way to get the next value and you want to know the average so far at any given point, this is the way to do it.