File Exchange Pick of the Week

Track the International Space Station

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is ISS Tracker by Rami. At the time that this post goes live, I will be on an island far away from most civilization. But,... read more >>

2048 Algorithms 3

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's picks this week are 2048 algorithms submitted by Oliver Woodford, Athi Narayanan, and Viktor. 4 weeks ago, I posted this blog post asking people to submit algorithms for solving my 2048 App. I just want to say "WOW and Thanks!!" to... read more >>

Clean Up Your Simulink Model 3

Posted by Greg Wolff,

Greg's pick this week is BOT by Joerg Buchholz. Have you ever received a Simulink model that looked more like a bowl of spaghetti than a useful diagram where you could tell what was going on? Better... read more >>

KML2STRUCT – Easily Import Your KML Files

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is kml2struct by James Slegers. Import Your KML Files Earlier this week, my friend sent me a Google Maps link containing our hiking tracks... read more >>

Accessing low-cost software defined radio 2

Posted by Guest Picker,

Idin's pick this week is Communications System Toolbox Support Package for RTL-SDR Radio by MathWorks Communications System Toolbox Team. There has been a proliferation in the availability and usage of low-cost hardware platforms such as Raspberry Pi, BeagleBoard, and USRP boards. These... read more >>

Submit your algorithms to solve 2048! 18

Posted by Jiro Doke,

Jiro's pick this week is 2048 MATLAB. "2048" Need I say more? I'm certain that many of you know what I'm talking about. 2048 is an online and mobile game created by Gabriele Cirulli recently. All I can say is... read more >>

Solve it, and Solve it Right! 3

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Now for something a little different. As some of you may know, most of the free time that I spend in front of a computer is absorbed by MATLAB Answers. So... read more >>

Packing Santa’s Sleigh

Posted by Guest Picker,

Kristen's pick this week is Packing Santa's Sleigh by Alfonso Nieto-Castanon.Hi, my name is Kristen, and this is my first post for the Pick of the Week as a guest blogger. My background is in statistics, machine learning, and data science, which are the areas I support as an Education... read more >>

Detecting Faces in Images 6

Posted by Brett Shoelson,

Brett's Pick this week is more of a challenge than a "Pick".If I were to search the MATLAB Central File Exchange for "face detection" (with the quotation marks) I would get a dazzling--and somewhat overwhelming--array of 44 hits. Trying to detect faces (or anything else*) in images seems to me... read more >>

Straightforward Copy & Paste 3

Posted by Sean de Wolski,

Sean's pick this week is Straightforward Copy & Paste by Yvan Lengwiler. When presenting seminars on MATLAB, I often ask customers how to get data into and out of Excel.... read more >>

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