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Random Forests and PyData – A Tutorial

I wanted to extend a (belated) thanks to @datakyle for inviting me to speak at the inagural Python Data Science Meetup graciously hosted by and Prometheus Research in New … Continue reading

December 6, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Better Neighborhoods with R: Exploring and Analyzing SeeClickFix Data (part 1)

Better Neighborhoods with R: Exploring and Analyzing SeeClickFix Data (part 1) The ‎ National Day of Civic Hacking took place on June 1-2nd at various locations across the United States. … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Find Duplicate Files Using R

Find Duplicate Files This is a simple script to search a directory tree for all files with duplicate content. It is based upon the Python code presented by Raymond Hettinger … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · 7 Comments

Quick Start R

I outlined some personal suggestions for those interested in learning R. Refer to the new page  titled “Quick Start R“. I hope this is helpful to fellow aspiring R users. … Continue reading

December 16, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning text – PDF available

David Barber and Cambridge University Press have kindly allowed free access to the  PDF version of of the book “Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning” . You read download it here. The … Continue reading

December 8, 2012 · Leave a Comment

ggplot2 Tutorial

Here is a link to a wonderful ggplot2 tutorial: by R. Saccilotto and the Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics. The tutorial uses some classic data sets to … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · Leave a Comment

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