22 search results for "cleansing"

Bayesian Blood

November 17, 2016
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Bayesian Blood

The fourth, the fifth, the minor fall and the major lift (Hallelujah, Leonard Cohen) Next problem is extracted from MacKay’s Information Theory, Inference and Learning Algorithms: Two people have left traces of their own blood at the scene of a crime. A suspect, Oliver, is tested and found to have type ‘O’ blood. The blood … Continue...

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R with Power BI: Import, Transform, Visualize and Share

August 25, 2016
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R with Power BI: Import, Transform, Visualize and Share

Power BI, Microsoft's data visualization and reporting platform, has made great strides in the past year integrating the R language. This Computerworld article describes the recent advances with Power BI and R. In short, you can: import data into Power BI by using an R script cleanse and transform other data sources coming into Power BI using R functions...

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Notes from the 4th R in Insurance Conference

July 27, 2016
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Notes from the 4th R in Insurance Conference

The 4th R in Insurance conference took place at Cass Business School London on 11 July 2016. This one-day conference focused once more on the wide range of applications of R in insurance, actuarial science and beyond. The conference programme covered t...

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Sustainability through Energy Load Shaping for Buildings using R

July 19, 2016
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Sustainability through Energy Load Shaping for Buildings using R

by Mike Wise, Data Scientist / Solution Architect – MCS Incubation Services Background Building energy consumption is a huge component of energy consumption. In the USA for example, around 40 percent of the energy consumed is in buildings, and as the USA consumes something like 25 percent of the worlds energy, it is clear we are talking about a...

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21+ Online Courses to Get Started Today with Data Cleaning

May 26, 2016
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21+ Online Courses to Get Started Today with Data Cleaning

Data cleaning is essential to start analyzing your data set. Here are 21+ online courses to help you get started with your data wrangling efforts.

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The Hype Bubble Map for Dog Breeds

April 18, 2016
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The Hype Bubble Map for Dog Breeds

In the whole history of the world there is but one thing that money can not buy… to wit the wag of a dog’s tail (Josh Billings) In this post I combine several things: Simple webscraping to read the list of companion dogs from Wikipedia. I love rvest package to do these things. Google Trends … Continue reading...

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Treasure Trove of R Scripts for Auto Classification, Chart Generation, Solr, Mongo, MySQL and Ton More

October 7, 2015
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In this repository hosted at github, the datadolph.in team is sharing all of the R codebase that it developed to analyze large quantities of data.datadolph.in team has benefited tremendously from fellow R bloggers and other open source communities and ...

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useR 2015: Networks

July 1, 2015
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useR 2015: Networks

These are my initial notes from useR 2015. Will revise when I have time. fbRads: Analyzing and managing Facebook ads from R (Gergely Daroczi) Modern advertising Google/Amazon/Facebook use our information Ad platforms: Google: RAdwords, facebook likes: fbRads. You can use the facebook API to get information from facebook. Get hashes of email address, not the

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The Intersection of “Data Capital” and Advanced Analytics

April 17, 2015
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We’ve heard about the Three Laws of Data Capital from Paul Sonderegger at Oracle: data comes from activity, data tends to make more data, and platforms tend to win. Advanced analytics enables enterprises to take full advantage of the data their activity produces, ranging from IoT sensors and PoS transactions to social media and image/video. Traditional BI tools...

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Should you teach Python or R for data science?

February 2, 2015
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Last week, I published a post titled Lessons learned from teaching an 11-week data science course, detailing my experiences and recommendations from teaching General Assembly's 66-hour introductory data science course. In the comments, I received the ...

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