ManchesterR Meetup in August 2015

The quarterly Manchester R meeting took place last night.  It was our first experience of the striking new HOME venue just past Oxford Road station.  The Cornerhouse team have exchanged the bohemian charm of the old venue for the light and open design reminiscent of the Tate Modern.  The … Continue reading

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 Analytics, a Microsoft company. With a background … Continue reading

Mango Solutions at UseR!2015

by Aimee Gott It probably hasn’t escaped your notice that last week Aalborg, Denmark played host to the annual UseR conference.  This is an annual R conference bringing together users and developers from academia and industry. With a record 650 attendees,  I think it’s fair to say … Continue reading

The R Consortium: what does it mean for me?

By Andy Nicholls, Head of Consulting Earlier this week a press release from the Linux Foundation formally unveiled The R Consortium: “a group of businesses organized under an open source governance and foundation model to provide support to the R community, the R Foundation and groups and … Continue reading