1364 search results for "RSTUDIO"

What kind of programmer are you? Stack Exchange can predict it, Shiny can graph it

February 1, 2015
By
What kind of programmer are you? Stack Exchange can predict it, Shiny can graph it

I was impressed by Stack Exchange’s recent announcement of their machine learning system, Providence, that guesses what kind of programmer you are based on your Stack Overflow traffic. Stack Exchange uses this to choose what questions to show you on their homepage and to recommend jobs to you in their Careers ads. One admirable feature is that...

Read more »

The leaflet package for online mapping in R

January 31, 2015
By
The leaflet package for online mapping in R

It has been possible for some years to launch a web map from within R. A number of packages for doing this are available, including: RgoogleMaps, an interface to the Google Maps api leafletR, an early package for creating Leaflet maps with R rCharts, which can be used as a basis for webmaps In this tutorial we use...

Read more »

Reproducibility with Revolution R Open and the checkpoint package

January 30, 2015
By

Thanks to everyone at the Chicago R User Group for giving me such a warm welcome for my presentation last night. In my talk, I gave an introduction to Revolution R Open, with a focus on how the checkpoint package makes sharing R code in a reproducible way easy: If you'd like to try out the checkpoint package, it's...

Read more »

littler 0.2.2

January 30, 2015
By
littler 0.2.2

A new minor release of littler is available now. Several examples were added or extended: a new script check.r to check a source tarball with R CMD check after loading required packages first (and a good use case was given in the recent UBSAN testi...

Read more »

The time series of JGB Interest Rate(10Y) over the last one year

January 29, 2015
By

World wide quantitative easing does not seem to end. I live and work in Japan which has the lowest interest rate.Thanks to Quandl and RStudio, I can easily get the data of the interest rate and visualize it with R and dygraphs ...

Read more »

An R User Group Mini Conference

January 29, 2015
By

by Joseph Rickert With a membership that spans the entire Bay Area and the ability to hold meetings from San Jose to San Francisco, the Bay Area useR Group is in the very fortunate position of being able to attract world-class R speakers on a regular basis. Meetings that feature multiple speakers often attract 80 to a 100 or...

Read more »

Now’s a great time to learn R. Here’s how.

January 28, 2015
By

In a recent article at opensource.com, I offer up some reasons why now is the time to learn R: data scientists are in high demand, R is the natural language for data scientists, and companies around the world are using R (and hiring R programmers) to make sense of new data sources. Sharp Sight Labs also offers some excellent...

Read more »

From Markdown to LaTeX output using RMarkdown.

January 28, 2015
By
From Markdown to LaTeX output using RMarkdown.

I’ve been working on the ggRandomForests vignettes pretty consistently now. I’m writing the randomForestSRC-Survival vignette in LaTeX with the knitr vignette engine. I wrote the the randomForestSRC-Regression vignette in markdown. I’ve decided to upload the Regression vignette to arXiv for… Continue reading →

Read more »

Google Analytics Dashboards with R & Shiny

January 27, 2015
By
Google Analytics Dashboards with R & Shiny

One of the key activities of any web or digital analyst is to design and create dashboards. The main objective of a web analytics dashboard is to display the current status of your key web metrics and arrange them on a single view, so that information ...

Read more »

Docker and Enabling Analytic Workflows

January 26, 2015
By

By Mark Sellors – Senior IT Consultant, UK It’s been a few months now since I presented on the ways in which Mango are using Docker at EARL 2014 and a lot’s happened since then, so I thought I take … Continue reading →

Read more »