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      Notebooks are fantastic for teaching, quick experimentation […]. They are not for serious programming

      Boy do I have some bad news for you :(

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      My goodness, that GitHub stats thing under ‘about the author’ that gives you a giant ‘A+’ or whatever score for how much you use GitHub as a proxy for your eligibility to teach… horrifyingly dystopian!

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        It’s just an interface to the GH API:


        In other words it’s not something created or endorsed by GitHub itself. No doubt you can hack the code to give yourself “A+++” for zero contributions.