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How to Setup Anaconda on Mac OSX

What is Anaconda? Anaconda is both a data science platform and distribution of Python. But its also a nice way of managing multiple versions of Python and Virtual Environments (in the same way as VirtualEnv). Installing To install go to the Anaconda Downloads page and download the version dependent on the version of Python you would like. I used the graphical installer which is really straightforward. Only Use Anaconda Python in an Anaconda Virtual Environment Once the install is complete if you reload your terminal and check your python version (assuming you installed Python 3): > python3 -V >> Python 3.4.5 ::…