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Video Introduction to R Packages by Rory Winston – Melbourne R Users February 2011

March 3, 2011
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Video Introduction to R Packages by Rory Winston – Melbourne R Users February 2011

On February 17th 2011 Rory Winston gave a talk on creating R packages at the Melbourne R Users Group (see Meetup page). Slides from the talk can be downloaded here. For more information about Rory check out his blog The … Continue reading →

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Jeromy Anglim on Reproducible Research and R

December 6, 2010
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Jeromy Anglim, fellow social scientist and R aficionado from across the globe, gave a great talk to the Melbourne R Users Group last week on the joys of creating reproducible results. A subject near and dear to me, but not one that is given enough attention in research training. Jeromy discusses tools for generating reproducible

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Fun with infochimps: Animated Blog Post Hit Map

December 3, 2010
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In a few weeks I will be visiting Chicago, and JD Long—the organizer of the local R users group—has graciously invited me to give a presentation. Ostensibly, the presentation will be on my recently released infochimps package, so I thought it was a good time to start actually putting together some examples and documentation for

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Data visualization videos

November 29, 2010
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Probably everyone has seen Hans Rosling’s famous TED talk by now. I recently came across a couple of other exceptional talks on data visualization: Hans Rosling again: Let my dataset change your mindset. If only all statistics lecturers were this dynamic! David McCandless: The beauty of data visualization. Not so exciting as Hans, but some great

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Taking R to the Limit: Large Datasets; Predictive modeling with PMML and ADAPA

August 30, 2010
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Taking R to the Limit: Large Datasets; Predictive modeling with PMML and ADAPA

During the first part of our meeting, Ryan Rosario presented on the topic of large datasets in R. Video, slides and code of the talk “Taking R to the Limit: Large Datasets” by Ryan Rosario at the Los Angeles area … Continue reading →

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Animated Heatmap of WikiLeaks Report Intensity in Afghanistan

August 17, 2010
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Visualisation of Activity in Afghanistan using the Wikileaks data from Mike Dewar on Vimeo. The latest visualization of the WikiLeaks data compiled by our group is an animation of the intensity of report observations in Afghanistan over the six year period in the WikiLeaks data. Team member Mike Dewar did the vast majority of work for

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How Google and Facebook are using R

August 4, 2010
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How Google and Facebook are using R

This is an older (2009) video from the kickoff meeting of the San Francisco Bay Area R Users Group. It was a panel discussion within the Predictive Analytics World conference. Video courtesy by Ron Fredericks of LectureMaker (click on the … Continue reading →

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Use Rapache: It Works!

August 3, 2010
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Use Rapache: It Works!

A half hour lecture by Jeffery Horner on RApache.

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useR! 2010 – Local R User Group Panel

August 2, 2010
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useR! 2010 – Local R User Group Panel

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Advanced debugging techniques in R

August 2, 2010
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Advanced debugging techniques in R

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