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What’s in my Pocket? (Part II) – Analysis of Pocket App Article Tagging

November 10, 2013
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What’s in my Pocket? (Part II) – Analysis of Pocket App Article Tagging

IntroductionYou know what's still awesome? Pocket.As I noted in an earlier post (oh god, was that really more than a year ago?!) I started using the Pocket application, previously known as Read It Later, in July of 2011 and it has changed my readi...

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Hurricanes and Reproducible Research

November 8, 2013
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Hurricanes and Reproducible Research

On vacation with my family this week and that means I have a few minutes now and again to read. One of the books I brought along is Christopher Gandrud’s excellent “Reproducible Research with R and RStudio”. Looking for some data as a test project, I latched onto Hurricane data. Folly Beach was hit pretty

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R Studio, and Presentations, and Git! Oh my!

November 7, 2013
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R Studio, and Presentations, and Git! Oh my!

I have been using R for many years now and it has served me quite well.  I have used it for all manners of data prep work, analysis, developing figures, and more recently GIS and creating reproducible reports with knitr.  During this time my typical workflow included creating new folders for projects, throwing in an

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R intro seminars, take 2: some slides about data frames, linear models and statistical graphics

November 7, 2013
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R intro seminars, take 2: some slides about data frames, linear models and statistical graphics

I am doing a second installment of the lunch seminars about data analysis with R for the members of the Wright lab. It’s pretty much the same material as before — data frames, linear models and some plots with ggplot2 — but I’ve sprinkled in some more exercises during the seminars. I’ve tried emphasising scripting a

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Local Council Spending Data – Time Series Charts

November 6, 2013
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Local Council Spending Data – Time Series Charts

In What Role, If Any, Does Spending Data Have to Play in Local Council Budget Consultations? I started wondering about the extent to which local spending transparency data might play a role in supporting consultation around new budgets. As a first pass, I’ve popped up a quick application up at http://glimmer.rstudio.com/psychemedia/iwspend2013_14/ (shiny code here). You

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Ace Code Editor in Shiny (shinyAce)

November 5, 2013
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The Ace code editor is an elegant, full-featured, browser-based code editor used in such products as RStudio’s IDE. We’re announcing a new R package called shinyAce (now available on CRAN) which integrates the Ace editor into the Shiny web framework. For those who may be unfamiliar, Shiny is an R package which makes it trivial to create interactive web

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RSiteCatalyst Version 1.2 Release Notes

November 5, 2013
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RSiteCatalyst Version 1.2 Release Notes

Version 1.2 of the RSiteCatalyst package to access the Adobe Analytics API is now available on CRAN! Changes include: Removed RCurl package dependency Changed argument order for GetAdminConsoleLog to avoid error when date not passed Return proper numeric type for metric columns Fixed bug in GetEVars function Added validate:true flag to API to improve error reporting Removed remaining RSiteCatalyst Version 1.2...

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NYC R Programming Classes – starting this coming Sunday

November 5, 2013
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NYC R Programming Classes – starting this coming Sunday

Guest post by Vivian Zhang, original post. You can sign up for our Sunday Intensive beginner level R classes at NYC Data Science Academy meetup page or email [email protected] for more info. Brief: The course (which will meet five Sundays) will start from the basics, introducing the building blocks used for programming in R and building intuition for writing clean and robust code....

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What Hadley Wickham uses

October 30, 2013
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You know Hadley Wickham as the inventor of the ggplot2 visualization phenomenon, the creator of time-saving R packages like plyr and lubridate, and the Chief Scientist at RStudio. But do you know what laptop Hadley uses, what software he uses (besides, R, of course), or his favourite kitchen appliance? Find out Hadley's interview with The Setup. (Also check out...

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R and my divorce from Word

October 30, 2013
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R and my divorce from Word

Being in grad school, I do a lot of scholarly writing that requires associated or embedded R analyses, figures, and tables, plus bibliographies.Microsoft Word makes this unnecessarily difficult.Many tools are now available to break free from the tyranny of Word. The ones I like involve writing an article in markdown format, integrating all data preparation,...

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