path.chain: Concise Structure for Chainable Paths

[This article was first published on krzjoa, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. path.chain package provides an intuitive and easy-to-use system ofnested objects, which represents different … Read more path.chain: Concise Structure for Chainable Paths

Slicing the onion 3 ways- Toy problems in R, python, and Julia

Between writing up my thesis, applying to jobs hire me! I’m quite good at programming, and the ongoing pandemic, I don’t really have time to write full blogposts. I have however decided to brush up my python skills and dive headfirst into Julia. As such, I like to answer the toy problems posted at fivethirtyeight’s … Read more Slicing the onion 3 ways- Toy problems in R, python, and Julia

Generalized Linear Models and Plots with edgeR – Advanced Differential Expression Analysis

[This article was first published on R – Myscape, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Generalized linear models (GLM) are a classic method for analyzing RNA-seq … Read more Generalized Linear Models and Plots with edgeR – Advanced Differential Expression Analysis

Free workshop on Deep Learning with Keras and TensorFlow

[This article was first published on Shirin’s playgRound, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Workshop announcement Because this year’s UseR 2020 in Munich couldn’t happen as … Read more Free workshop on Deep Learning with Keras and TensorFlow

Why R? 2020 Conference Starts 2020-09-26

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. The fourth edition of Why R? Conference (2020.whyr.pl) is startin 2020-09-26. Below are … Read more Why R? 2020 Conference Starts 2020-09-26

Free text in surveys – important issues in the 2017 New Zealand Election Study by @ellis2013nz

This is a quick post looking at using biterm topic modelling, a new technique for me, on the free text responses to a survey question. I’m interested in whether this type of topic modelling might be a shortcut to analysing free text, quicker than having a human read the answers and code them. The question … Read more Free text in surveys – important issues in the 2017 New Zealand Election Study by @ellis2013nz

Lessons learned from 500+ Data Science interviews

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Dear R Enthusiasts! Today at Why R? 2020 conference we host a Discussion … Read more Lessons learned from 500+ Data Science interviews

Running an R Script on a Schedule: Docker Containers on gitlab

In this tutorial/howto I show you how to run a docker container on a schedule on gitlab. Docker containers are awesome because, once made, they run everywhere! It does not matter what type of computer^[Though I believe there is a problem with ARM based vs other CPU’s]. you have. Once I build a container you … Read more Running an R Script on a Schedule: Docker Containers on gitlab

RStudio Named Strong Performer in the Forrester Wave™: Notebook-Based Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning, Q3 2020

[This article was first published on RStudio Blog, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. As we’ve discussed in recent blog posts on Serious Data Science, Interoperability, … Read more RStudio Named Strong Performer in the Forrester Wave™: Notebook-Based Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning, Q3 2020

Writing conundrums

[This article was first published on R on OSM, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. We’re taking a break from our portfolio series and million sample … Read more Writing conundrums

Gold-Mining Week 3 (2020)

[This article was first published on R – Fantasy Football Analytics, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Favorite

US Excess Mortality

[This article was first published on R on kieranhealy.org, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. The CDC recently released some new data on mortality counts by … Read more US Excess Mortality

shiny.semantic 0.4.0 Update Brings CSS Grid UI Functionality to Shiny Apps

tl;dr shiny.semantic is an R package created by Appsilon that brings the Fomantic UI library to Shiny apps. With shiny.semantic, you can rapidly create great looking Shiny apps with non-standard UI components. We have just released version 0.4.0, which includes standardized syntax, a useful grid functionality for easily positioning UI elements, and multiple quality of … Read more shiny.semantic 0.4.0 Update Brings CSS Grid UI Functionality to Shiny Apps

Why McKinsey Analytics + Ken Benoit Talk

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Text Mining Hackathon has started! Yesterday at 5pm UTC we had a pleasure … Read more Why McKinsey Analytics + Ken Benoit Talk

High School Swimming State Off Tournament Conclusion and Battle Royale

Welcome to the final post in the State-Off Tournament series. This will be a battle royale meet, with each of the 8 State-Off states competing against all the others at once (or in swimming terms, this is an invitational style meet). We’ll also reexamine the seeding assumptions from the beginning of the State-Off and discuss … Read more High School Swimming State Off Tournament Conclusion and Battle Royale

Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 now available

[This article was first published on Revolutions, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 has been released, combining the latest R language engine with multi-processor … Read more Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 now available

Why R? Keynote Kick Off – Julia Silge – Today 5pm UTC

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Data visualization for machine learning practitioners is the title of Why R? Keynote … Read more Why R? Keynote Kick Off – Julia Silge – Today 5pm UTC

Adjust for Overdispersion in Poisson Regression

The Poisson regression model naturally arises when we want to model the average number of occurrences per unit of time or space. For example, the incidence of rare cancer, the number of car crossing at the crossroad, or the number of earthquakes. One feature of the Poisson distribution is that the mean equals the variance. … Read more Adjust for Overdispersion in Poisson Regression

future 1.19.1 – Making Sure Proper Random Numbers are Produced in Parallel Processing

[This article was first published on JottR on R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Parallel ‘Digital Rain’ by Jahobr After two-and-a-half months, future 1.19.1 is … Read more future 1.19.1 – Making Sure Proper Random Numbers are Produced in Parallel Processing

S3 Classes and {vctrs} to Create a Soccer Pitch Control Model

[This article was first published on r on Tony ElHabr, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Intro There’s never been a better time to be involved … Read more S3 Classes and {vctrs} to Create a Soccer Pitch Control Model

Ease Uncertainty by Boosting Your Data Science Team’s Skills

[This article was first published on RStudio Blog, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Artwork by Allison Horst As we all begin the fall planning and … Read more Ease Uncertainty by Boosting Your Data Science Team’s Skills

Handle class imbalance in #TidyTuesday climbing expedition data with tidymodels

[This article was first published on rstats | Julia Silge, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Lately I’ve been publishingscreencasts demonstrating how to use thetidymodels framework, … Read more Handle class imbalance in #TidyTuesday climbing expedition data with tidymodels

Why R? 2020 Keynotes

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Why R 2020 Keynotes sessions are close! Check out below posts to find … Read more Why R? 2020 Keynotes

Using R on Google Colab with {tidyverse} – Video

Google Colab is a Free (to certain limit) Hosted Notebook provided by Google.It comes with GPU and TPU RunTime. It’s been avaialble only for Python users.But recently, there’s was a tip shared which enables using R on Google Colabnatively. Also, the R environment comes with a lot of R pakcages (including tidyverse)pre-installed. Video Walkthrough [embedded … Read more Using R on Google Colab with {tidyverse} – Video

RTutor: The Causal Effects of Sweden’s CO2 Tax

Most economists agree that putting a price on greenhouse gas emmissions either in form of emission certificates or a carbon tax should be the main instrument to combat climate change in a cost-efficient manner. Sweden has introduced a steadily increasing Carbon tax in 1991 which reached in 2020 a level of 110 Euro per ton … Read more RTutor: The Causal Effects of Sweden’s CO2 Tax

Google Analytics Data with R

my_accounts <- ga_account_list()viewId <- (my_accounts$viewId) Step 4.2. Build the dataset by querying Google Analytics Reporting Server: For the purpose of illustration, here I have built a loop that downloads data sequentially for all the views that have been set up in Google Analytics. ga_data_final <- data.frame()for (i in viewId) {ga_data_temp <- google_analytics(i, date_range = c(GoogleA_Start, … Read more Google Analytics Data with R

How to Automate PowerPoint Slidedecks with R

[This article was first published on business-science.io, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. This article is part of a R-Tips Weekly, a weekly video tutorial that … Read more How to Automate PowerPoint Slidedecks with R

The treedata.table Package

The data.table package enables high-performance extended functionality for data tables in R. treedata.table is a wrapperfor data.table for phylogenetic analyses that matches a phylogeny to the data.table, and preserves matching during data.table operations.Using the data.table package greatly increases analysis reproducibility and the efficiency of data manipulation operations over other ways of performing similar tasks inbase … Read more The treedata.table Package

Exploring 30 years of local CT weather history with R

[This article was first published on R on Redwall Analytics, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. # Libraries packages <- c(“data.table”, “ggplot2”, “stringr”, “skimr”, “janitor”, “glue” … Read more Exploring 30 years of local CT weather history with R

R/exams for Distance Learning: Resources and Experiences

[This article was first published on R/exams, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. Resources and experiences shared by the R/exams community for supporting distance learning in … Read more R/exams for Distance Learning: Resources and Experiences

Last Week to Register for Why R? 2020 Conference

[This article was first published on http://r-addict.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here) Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don’t. The fourth edition of Why R? Conference (2020.whyr.pl) is happening this week. Below … Read more Last Week to Register for Why R? 2020 Conference

Momentum in Sports: Does Conference Tournament Performance Impact NCAA Tournament Performance

Every year in March, the NCAA holds its March Madness basketball tournament to crown a National Champion. Prior to this, many conferences also hold a conference tournament to name their Conference Champions. I’ve often wondered ‘Is there any correlation to how a team peforms in their conference tourney and how they perform in the Big … Read more Momentum in Sports: Does Conference Tournament Performance Impact NCAA Tournament Performance

Learn to Code Free — Our Interactive Courses Are ALL Free This Week!

Exciting news: for the next week, all courses are free. Yup, every single course in every learning path is free from Sept 21-28. This free week includes all of our courses in R, Python, SQL, machine learning, Git, the command line, and much more! Even more exciting: complete at least one mission during this week … Read more Learn to Code Free — Our Interactive Courses Are ALL Free This Week!