In the practice of risk modeling, it is sometimes mandatory to maintain a monotonic relationship between the response and each predictor. Below is a demonstration showing how to develop a...continue reading.
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The below code shows how to configure the help.ports option in R such that the built-in R help server always uses the same URL port. Just add it to the...continue reading.
Introduction Belia, Fidler, Williams, and Cumming (2005) found that researchers in psychology, behavior neuroscience and medicine are really bad at interpreting when error bars signify that two means are significantly...continue reading.
Today’s announcement at CERN of the latest research on the Higgs boson was truly extraordinary. Not only was the scientific achievement remarkable, but medias reporting of 5-sigma as a measure...continue reading.
Introduction I’ve been incredibly busy the last month, amongst other things I’ve moved about 400 miles from Umeå, in the north of sweden, to Stockholm. However, I’ve been working a...continue reading.
Introduction I had this idea that it’d be fun to look at all PubMed’s articles from 2011 and extract country affiliation for each individual country. So I set out to...continue reading.
Introduction My first PubMed script (An R Script to Automatically download PubMed Citation Counts By Year of Publication) extracted yearly counts for any number of search strings, by using PubMed’s...continue reading.
Cohort analysis is super important if you want to know if your service is in fact a leaky bucket despite nice growth of absolute numbers. There’s a good write up...continue reading.