Python2 versus Python3
Python is "industry-standard" when it comes to ANN, CNN, RNN, GAN, ..., "deep-anything".
Pay particular attention to transfer situations, e.g.
datalogger -> laptop -> field station
If you use Excel,
Broman & Woo (2018). Data Organization in Spreadsheets
When you spend a lot of time in your analysis code toload the right files & extract the right data
maybe you need a database.
Run another operating system on your Desktop
Difference to VM