Please help share our news and this discount. The second edition of our best-selling book Practical Data Science with R2, Zumel, Mount is featured as deal of the day at...continue reading.
Alright, seems like this is developing into a blog where I am increasingly investigating my own music listening habits.Recently, I’ve come across the analyzelastfm package by Sebastian Wolf. I used...continue reading.
What are GANs? Some time ago, I showed you how to create a simple Convolutional Neural Network (ConvNet) for satellite imagery classification using Keras. ConvNets are not the only cool...continue reading.
By now, even remote villages on uncharted islands in the Pacific know that the U.S. is in the midst of a protracted partial government shutdown. It’s having real impacts on...continue reading.
More than just sergeant has been hacked on recently, so here’s a run-down of various 📦 updates: waffle The square pie chart generating waffle🔗 package now contains a nascent geom_waffle()...continue reading.
Linguistic Signals of Album Quality: A Predictive Analysis of Pitchfork Review Scores Using Quanteda
In this post we will return to the Pitchfork music review data, parts of which I’ve analyzed in previous posts. Our goal here will be to use text mining and...continue reading.
It was probably not difficult to discern from my previous Drill-themed post that I’m fairly excited about the Apache Drill 1.15.0 release. I’ve rounded out most of the existing corners...continue reading.
By Gabriel Vasconcelos Introduction Vector Autorregresive (VAR) models are very popular in economics because they can model a system of economic variables and relations. Bayesian VARs are receiving a lot...continue reading.
One often hears that R can not be fast (false), or more correctly that for fast code in R you may have to consider “vectorizing.” A lot of knowledgable R...continue reading.