A reader, e.g. Mr. Wayne Zhang, of my previous post (https://statcompute.wordpress.com/2018/09/03/playing-map-and-reduce-in-r-by-group-calculation) made a good comment that “Why not use directly either Spark or H2O to derive such computations without involving...continue reading.
Several people wanted to have the slides from Betancourt’s lectures at SMLP2018. It is possible to recreate most of the course from his writings:1. Intro to probability:https://betanalpha.github.io/assets/case_studies/probability_theory.html2. Workflow…continue reading.
On Friday, while working on a project that I needed to union multiple data.frames with different column names, I realized that the base::rbind() function doesn’t take data.frames with different columns...continue reading.
In this post we will return to the data on Pitchfork music reviews, parts of which I’ve analyzed previously. The goal of this post will be to gain an understanding...continue reading.
In a recent blog post our CEO Sebastian Heinz wrote about Google’s newest stroke of genius – AutoML Vision. A cloud service “that is able to build deep learning models...continue reading.
Despite having sailed through the core components of this year’s Talk Like A Pirate Day R post time has been an enemy of late so this will be a short...continue reading.
In a web application, routing is the process of using URLs to drive the user interface. Routing adds more possibilities and flexibility while building a complex and advanced web application,...continue reading.
I had a great time at the EARL Conference in London last week, and as always came away invigorated by all of the applications of R that were presented there....continue reading.
Access the Internet Archive Advanced Search/Scrape API with wayback (+ a links to a new vignette & pkgdown site)
The wayback🔗 package has had an update to more efficiently retrieve mementos and added support for working with the Internet Archive’s advanced search+scrape API. Search/Scrape The search/scrape interface lets you...continue reading.
This blog post is one of a series highlighting specific images from my book Data Visualization: charts, maps and interactive … Morecontinue reading.