Author: John Mount

Data Layout Exercises

John Mount, Nina Zumel; Win-Vector LLC 2019-04-27 In this note we will use five real life examples to demonstrate data layout transforms using the cdata R package. The examples for...continue reading.

Piping is Method Chaining

What R users now call piping, popularized by Stefan Milton Bache and Hadley Wickham, is inline function application (this is notationally similar to, but distinct from the powerful interprocess communication...continue reading.

Not Always C++’s Fault

From the recent “Staged Install” article: Incidentally, there were just two distinct (very long) lists of methods in the warnings across all installed packages in my run, but repeated...continue reading.