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Summer Reading

July 3, 2013
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Summer Reading

Get your fresh copy of the R-Journal from here.

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R 3.0.0 is released!

April 3, 2013
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R 3.0.0 is released!

The new R 3.0.0 is out! You know the drill! Get the source code from here.

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R Journal Volume 4/2, December 2012

December 14, 2012
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R Journal Volume 4/2, December 2012

The 'Winter edition' of the R Journal is out! Get it from here.

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Italian Bio R Day 2012 – Slides on Reproducible Research using R and Bioconductor

December 3, 2012
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Italian Bio R Day 2012 – Slides on Reproducible Research using R and Bioconductor

Thanks to Parco Tecnologico Padano (PTP), I was invited to speak at the first Italian Bio R Day that was held in Lodi on 30 November 2012. It was a nice opportunity to talk and listen about different aspects of R from practitioners with different backg...

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The R Journal Volume 4/1

July 6, 2012
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The R Journal Volume 4/1

The 'Summer edition' of the R Journal is out! Get it from here.

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R 2.15.0 is released!

March 30, 2012
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R 2.15.0 is released!

The new R 2.15.0 is out! You know the drill! Get the source code from here.

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Christmas Gift to the R Community: The R Journal!

December 19, 2011
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Christmas Gift to the R Community: The R Journal!

The R Journal Volume 3/2 is available! Get it from here.

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The Art of R Programming – my two cents

December 5, 2011
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The Art of R Programming – my two cents

What makes this book different from other books about R is stated clearly by the author Norman Matloff in the introduction:"This book is not a compendium of the myriad types of statistical methods that are available in the wonderful R package. It r...

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Weather forecast and good development practices

November 16, 2011
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Weather forecast and good development practices

Inspired by this tutorial, I thought that it would be nice to have the possibility to have access to weather forecast directly from the R command line, for example for a personalized start-up message such as the one below: Weather summary for Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia: The weather in Trieste is clear. The temperature is currently 14°C (57°F). Humidity: 63%. Fortunately,...

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R 2.14.0 is released!

October 31, 2011
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R 2.14.0 is released!

The new R 2.14.0 is out! Get the source code from here.Take a look at these posts for some miscellaneous advices to make the upgrade easier.Also this thread on stackoverflow and this post contributed by Tal Galili&nbs...

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