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“Introduction to R” public course

May 8, 2012
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Milano R net, in collaboration with Quantide, organizes an "Introduction to R" course Milano; June 7-8, 2012 Continue reading →

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playitbyr 0.2-1: data through sound, now with layers, facets, and more pleasure

May 6, 2012
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The recent Sonification Handbook has a chapter devoted to exploratory data analysis using sound. With some help from Sam Ferguson, one of the chapter's authors, I've made it easy to implement those techniques using R with playitbyr.

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Improving script_001: “Monitor”

May 6, 2012
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Improving script_001: “Monitor”

After having a look to this video: http://www.screenr.com/UxH8 from rtwotutorials, and reading some tutorials, I decided to modified the script from the previous post: Practicing Script with “ R”: Monitor , in order to make it more r...

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reshape (from base) Explained: Part II

May 5, 2012
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reshape (from base) Explained: Part II

Part II Explains More Complex  Wide to Long With base reshape  In part I of this base reshape tutorial we went over the basics of reshaping data with reshape.  We learned two rules that help us to be more efficient … Continue reading →

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French Global Factors

April 30, 2012
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French Global Factors

I have said it already in multiple posts, but Kenneth French’s data library is one of the most generous and powerful contributions to the financial community.  To build on Systematic Investor’s series on factors, I thought I should run some ba...

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microbenchmarking with R

April 28, 2012
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microbenchmarking with R

I love to benchmark.  Maybe I’m a bit weird but I love to bench  everything in R.  Recently I’ve had people raise accuracy challenges to the typical system.time and rbenchmark package approaches to benchmarking.  I saw Hadley Wickham promoting the … Continue reading →

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Live Longer – Choose Your Country Wisely (if you can)

April 25, 2012
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Live Longer – Choose Your Country Wisely (if you can)

Full democracy countries are the ones in which to live. This week's story could start and end with the above graph with almost no further explanation. But that wouldn't do it justice. So, like so many of the past articles on "Graph o...

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Short versus long papers, in academic journals

April 24, 2012
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Short versus long papers, in academic journals

This Monday, during my talk on quantile regressions (at the Montreal R-meeting), we've seen how those nice graphs could be interpreted, with the evolution of the slope of the linear regression, as a function of the probability level. One illustrati...

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My bookshelf

April 22, 2012
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My bookshelf

I'd like to start with something small, and simple. The thing about analyzing the data of your own life is that you are the only one doing the research, so you also have to collect all of the data yourself. This takes effort; and, if you'd like to build a large enough data set to do some really interesting...

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PostgreSQL, Excel, R, and a Really Big Data Set!

April 19, 2012
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PostgreSQL, Excel, R, and a Really Big Data Set!

At work I’ve started to work with the biggest data set I’ve ever seen!  First, let me qualify my use of the term “Big Data”.  The number of rows in the resultant data set (after much transformation and manipulation in … Continue reading →

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