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Le Monde puzzle [#1083]

A Le Monde mathematical puzzle that seems hard to solve without the backup of a computer (and just simple enough to code on a flight to Montpellier): Given the number...continue reading.

PDSwR2: New Chapters!

We have two new chapters of Practical Data Science with R, Second Edition online and available for review! The newly available chapters cover: Data Engineering And Data Shaping – Explores...continue reading.

purrr 0.3.0

We’re excited to announce the release of purrr 0.3.0! purrr enhances R’s functional programming toolkit by providing a complete and consistent set of tools for working with functions and vectors....continue reading.

Function Objects and Pipelines in R

Composing functions and sequencing operations are core programming concepts. Some notable realizations of sequencing or pipelining operations include: Unix’s |-pipe CMS Pipelines. F#‘s forward pipe operator |>. Haskel’s Data.Function &...continue reading.