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Plain Text, Papers, Pandoc

January 22, 2014
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Plain Text, Papers, Pandoc

Over the past few months, I’ve had several people ask me about the tools I use to put papers together. I maintain a page of resources somewhat grandiosely headed “Writing and Presenting Social Science”. Really it just makes public some configuration files and templates for my text editor and related tools. Things have changed a little recently—which led...

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How to create a geojson in R

January 22, 2014
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This is a short but sweet post on how to create a geojson file in R .  Remember that you can render geojson files in github.   The post How to create a geojson in R appeared first on Jose Gonzalez.

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Hopping into R

January 22, 2014
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Hopping into R

With the new Joyent Manta R SDK we're diving into the R community, so we're honored to be included in the R-Bloggers blog here. We hope to have more R and statistics posts there. The packages' author, Dr. Christopher Hogue has been a great addition to...

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Hopping into R

January 22, 2014
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Hopping into R

With the new Joyent Manta R SDK we're diving into the R community, so we're honored to be included in the R-Bloggers blog here. We hope to have more R and statistics posts there. The packages' author, Dr. Christopher Hogue has been a great addition to...

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Hopping into R

January 22, 2014
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Hopping into R

With the new Joyent Manta R SDK we're diving into the R community, so we're honored to be included in the R-Bloggers blog here. We hope to have more R and statistics posts there. The packages' author, Dr. Christopher Hogue has been a great addition to...

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Using One Programming Language In the Context of Another – Python and R

January 22, 2014
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Using One Programming Language In the Context of Another – Python and R

Over the last couple of years, I’ve settled into using R an python as my languages of choice for doing stuff: R, because RStudio is a nice environment, I can blend code and text using R markdown and knitr, ggplot2 and Rcharts make generating graphics easy, and reshapers such as plyr make wrangling with data

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Easy data maps with R: the choroplethr package

January 21, 2014
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Easy data maps with R: the choroplethr package

Choropleth maps are a popular way of representing spatial or geographic data, where a statistic of interest (say, income, voting results or crime rate) are color-coded by region. R includes all of the necessary tools for creating choropleth maps, but Trulia's Ari Lamstein has made the process even easier with the new choroplethr package now available on github. With...

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The Tornado Project: Annual Tornado Frequency by Location

January 21, 2014
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The Tornado Project: Annual Tornado Frequency by Location

The goal of this open source R-based analysis, as mentioned earlier (first post, second post) is to bring consistency and transparency to the analyses of publicly available Tornado data.The latest addition to the project is the analysis of local t...

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What Do the Odds Say? Buy Stocks Begin of Year?

January 21, 2014
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At some point in 2013, I read (can’t remember where) that 2012 was a rare year for the S&P 500  where no day’s closing  price was lower than the closing price  for the first day.  So if you bought on the first day of 2012, you never had a loss for the entire year.  Well, the same thing happened...

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Fun with the Raspberry Pi

January 21, 2014
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Fun with the Raspberry Pi

Since Christmas I have been playing around with a Raspberry Pi. It is certainly not the fastest computer, but what a great little toy! Here are a few experiences and online resources that I found helpful. SetupInitially I connected the Raspberry Pi via HDMI to a TV; together with keyboard, mouse and an old USB Wifi adapter....

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