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India Pakistan Cricket over the years

September 11, 2010
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India Pakistan Cricket over the years

Note: Excludes abandoned, canceled and no results games.

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Cricket World Cup 2011

September 5, 2010
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Cricket World Cup 2011

Cricket World Cup 2011: Fourteen countries will compete for Cricket championship in Cricket World Cup 2011 from Feb 19, 2011 to Apr 2, 2011 in the Indian sub-continent. India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will host 49 matches. Pakistan was removed from t...

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Cricket data analysis

September 4, 2010
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Cricket data analysis

Cricket World Cup 2011 is approaching and I'm interested in analyzing one day international cricket data to predict some results and share interesting information about cricket.  For the analysis, I need cricket data and tried several things to ge...

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Indian state population plot

July 19, 2010
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Indian state population plot

Here's a quick R plot of population in Indian states and the breakdown by the religion people practice. The data was obtained from this Indian government site. I'm looking for other state-level data to overlay on this to find interesting patterns e.g....

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World Bank data plots

July 9, 2010
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World Bank data plots

Couple of weeks ago, I was looking for interesting data sets to play with using R. I came across this post and got inspired to use World Bank data to extract interesting patterns/facts about developing countries. World Bank has 300+ World Development i...

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Data preparation for Social Network Analysis using R and Gephi

June 2, 2010
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Data preparation for Social Network Analysis using R and Gephi

I want to share my experience in generating the data for social network analysis using R and analyzing it using Gephi... WHICH DATA STRUCTURE TO USE FOR LARGE GRAPHS?I quickly realized that using edge lists and adjacency matrix gets difficult as the g...

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Data mining with R

June 1, 2010
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Data mining with R

Good long weekend... Ready to get back into R and data mining...After a personal appointment this morning, I'm now reading an early draft of Data Mining with R: Learning with Case Studies (Chapman & Hall/CRC Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Seri...

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R is like Ruby

May 6, 2010
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R is like Ruby

There are many similarities between R and Ruby. - Learning both has been fun - "dude, i'm playing with R and love it." The excitement doesn't end!I'm totally addicted. - I keep discovering new and nifty things. Every time I hit an interesting pr...

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Social Network Analysis using R and Gephis

April 28, 2010
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Social Network Analysis using R and Gephis

After learning the basics of R, I decided to learn something harder last week. I picked Social Network Analysis (SNA) to learn the concepts of SNA and R. My primary interest in SNA is visual exploration of networks, so I needed to find a tool first.&n...

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