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Planning of and some stats from useR! 2015, Aalborg

July 17, 2015
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Planning of and some stats from useR! 2015, Aalborg

By Torben Tvedebrink, Chair of local committee, useR! 2015 Planning After useR! 2015 in Aalborg I had some time to reflect and think back on the phase leading up to the actual conference. The story of useR! 2015 began in 2013 when Søren Højsgaard, Head of Department of Mathematical Sciences, Aalborg University, popped the idea of hosting useR! 2015...

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EARL2015 Conference, Boston – Full Agenda Announced

July 16, 2015
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EARL2015 Conference, Boston  – Full Agenda Announced

By Liz Matthews, Marketing and Events UK We are delighted to announce the full agenda for the EARL2015 Conference which takes place at the Microsoft NERD Center in Boston in November.  The conference will feature : 4 pre-conference workshops 4 Keynote … Continue reading →

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The 2015 Big Data Summit, 9-10 August 2015, collocated with ACM KDD 2015, Sydney

July 14, 2015
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The 2015 Big Data Summit, 9-10 August 2015, collocated with ACM KDD 2015, Sydney

The 2015 Big Data Summit 9-10 August 2015 collocated with ACM KDD 2015, Sydney URL: http://2015.bigdatasummit.co/ We take this privilege opportunity to invite you to participate in the 2015 Big Data Summit: • Co-located with ACM KDD2015 • Plenary sessions … Continue reading →

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Overview of R Workshops at London EARL 2015

July 14, 2015
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Overview of R Workshops at London EARL 2015

EARL (Effective Applications of the R Language) is a Conference organised by Mango Solutions for users and developers of the open source R programming language. The primary focus of the Conference will be the commercial usage of R across a range … Continue reading →

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“Just the text ma’am” – Web Site Content Extraction with XSLT & R

July 9, 2015
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Sometimes you just need the salient text from a web site, often as a first step towards natural language processing (NLP) or classification. There are many ways to achieve this, but XSLT (eXtensible Stylesheet Language) was purpose-built for slicing, dicing and transforming XML (and, hence, HTML) so, it can make more sense and even be speedier use XSLT...

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EARL2015 Boston Keynote Speakers announced

July 6, 2015
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EARL2015 Boston Keynote Speakers announced

We are delighted to announce that the keynote speakers for EARL 2015 in Boston which takes place on 2nd-4th November will be David Smith, Garrett Grolemund, John Thompson and Richard Pugh David Smith is the R Community Lead at Revolution … Continue reading →

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More on causes of death in Netherlands over the years

July 5, 2015
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More on causes of death in Netherlands over the years

Last week I had a post 'Deaths in the Netherlands by cause and age'. During creation of that post I made one plot which I had not shown. It shows something odd. There is a vertical striping. Hence mortality varies by year across age.To examine this phe...

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LondonR June Meeting

June 22, 2015
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LondonR June Meeting

The Mango Solutions LondonR meeting at UCL on Monday 15th June 2015 was successful as usual with over 200 attendees throughout the day. Thanks to everyone who attended to help make the event such a success. It was great to … Continue reading →

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DO Something Nifffty with R

June 19, 2015
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DO Something Nifffty with R

@briandconnelly (of pushoverr fame) made a super-cool post about connecting R to @IFTTT via IFTTT’s “Maker” channel. The IFTTT Maker interface to receive events is fairly straightforward and Brian’s code worked flawlessly, so it was easy to tweak a bit and wrap into a package. To get started, you can clone an example public IFTTT

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Free Webinar: Intro to SparkR

June 18, 2015
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Free Webinar: Intro to SparkR

Are you interested in combining the power of R and Spark?  An “Intro to SparkR” webinar will take place on July 15, 2015 at 10 am California time. Everyone is welcome to attend. Agenda: – What is SparkR? – Recent … Continue reading →

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