pkgs <- list("hflights", "doParallel", "foreach", "dplyr", "rbenchmark", "data.table") lapply(pkgs, require, character.only = T) data(hflights) benchmark(replications = 10, order = "…continue reading.
Monthly Archive: October 2016
Creating figures like the paper ‘Completeness of Digital Accessible Knowledge of Plants of Ghana’ Part 1
Recently I got to read the paper about Completeness of Digital Accessible Knowledge DAK by Alex Asase and A. Townsend Peterson. I really enjoyed reading the paper and liked the way the...continue reading.
As a grad student working primarily on statistical methodology, I regularly experience phases of total disillusionment with math/stats. Recently I realized that when I don’t feel like doing “real” math...continue reading.
This post will show simple way to calculate moving averages, calculate historical-flow quantiles, and plot that information. The goal is to reproduce the graph at this link: PA Graph. The...continue reading.
A new, development version, of package JMbayes has been rolled-out on the dedicated GitHub repo. The major addition in this version is a set of new functions that can fit...continue reading.
I’d like to share some tips and recommendations on building htmlwidgets, based on my own learning experience while creating timevis. These tips are mostly concerned with making your htmlwidget more...continue reading.
Finally a somewhat profitable strategy to analyze! This post will walk through the development of my MACD + SMI strategy, including my experience with parameter optimization and trailing stops. This...continue reading.
Below is the reference guide to Python that I wish had existed when I was learning the language. Here’s what I want in a reference guide: High-quality examples that show...continue reading.