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WU Wien presentations

Last week I had the opportunity to spend a few days at the Institute for Statistics and Mathematics of the WU Vienna / Wirtschaftsuniversitaet Wien. On Thursday, I gave a seminar on Rcpp and RInside introducing all the recent work with Romain on makin...

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RcppArmadillo 0.2.0 (and 0.2.1)

With the Rcpp 0.8.0 release on Monday, Romain, Doug and I were able to follow-up with a new RcppArmadillo release. RcppArmadillo uses Rcpp (and a few dozen lines of 'glue') to provide a transparent interface from R to Conrad Sanderson's impressive Arm...

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Rcpp 0.8.0

Romain and I are happy to announce the release of Rcpp version 0.8.0. It has been uploaded to CRAN. A Debian upload is delayed until the now-required inline package is accepted into Debian. The source package is also available from here.This rel...

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R Project and Google Summer of Code: Welcome to our students!

April 26, 2010
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A few hours ago, I sent the following to both the R development list and the informal R / GSoC list:Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 15:27:29 -0500 To: R Development List CC: gsoc-r Subject: R and the Google Summer of Code 2010 -- Please welcome our new st...

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R Project and Google Summer of Code: Welcome to our students!

April 26, 2010
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A few hours ago, I sent the following to both the R development list and the informal R / GSoC list:Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 15:27:29 -0500 To: R Development List CC: gsoc-r Subject: R and the Google Summer of Code 2010 -- Please welcome our new st...

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R / Finance 2010 presentations

April 20, 2010
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Last Friday and Saturday the second R / Finance conference took place in Chicago on the UIC campus.As a co-organizer, it was a great pleasure to see so many users of R in Finance---from both industry and academia---come to Chicago to discuss and sh...

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R / Finance 2010 presentations

April 20, 2010
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Last Friday and Saturday the second R / Finance conference took place in Chicago on the UIC campus.As a co-organizer, it was a great pleasure to see so many users of R in Finance---from both industry and academia---come to Chicago to discuss and sh...

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Rcpp 0.7.12

April 16, 2010
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A new bug fix versions 0.7.12 of Rcpp is awaiting inclusion into CRAN and Debian. It is also available from here.This is another bug-fix version related solely to a build failure on Windows. Trying to protect paths with spaces has the side-effect...

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Video of UCLA / LA RUG talk on R and C++ integration

April 7, 2010
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Thanks to the efforts of the tireless R User Group organizers Szilard Pafka (in Los Angeles, recording the talk) and Drew Conway (in New York, converting and organising hosting), there is now a video and slide combo of my recent talk about Rcpp and R...

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Video of UCLA / LA RUG talk on R and C++ integration

April 7, 2010
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Thanks to the efforts of the tireless R User Group organizers Szilard Pafka (in Los Angeles, recording the talk) and Drew Conway (in New York, converting and organising hosting), there is now a video and slide combo of my recent talk about Rcpp and R...

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