Big Data
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Open Data App for the Paris Métro

DavidMSmith - March 22, 2013

When I lived in Paris years ago, I worked near Gare du Nord, but my friend Jenny lived near République.…

Analytics
1898 views

SAS Innovates into the Big Data Analytics Era

Tony Cosentino - March 18, 2013

SAS Institute held its 24th annual analyst summit last week in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The 37-year-old privately held company is a…

Data Science Education Gets Personal
R Programming Language
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R Programming Language
1572 views

Data Science Education Gets Personal

DavidMSmith - March 15, 2013

by Joseph B. Rickert by Joseph B. RickertIt is difficult to imagine that there is anyone on the planet with…

Analytics
1115 views

R Script Creates a Map of Worldwide Email Traffic

DavidMSmith - March 14, 2013

The Washington Post reports that by analyzing more than 10 million emails sent through the Yahoo! Mail service in 2012,…

Uncategorized
1097 views

SnapLogic: Making Big Data Integration as a Service a Hadoop Reality

Mark Smith - March 5, 2013

SnapLogic, a provider of data integration in the cloud, last week announced Big Data-as-a-Service to address businesses’ needs t SnapLogic, a provider…

Analytics
1124 views

R Script Tracks Bookies’ Favorites for the Next Pope

DavidMSmith - March 5, 2013

Tired of manually running a python script to scrape the latest bookmaker odds on the next Pope, R user AJ…

Big Data
1050 views

Resampling Data in Hadoop with RHadoop

DavidMSmith - February 28, 2013

On Revolution Analytics partner Cloudera's blog, Uri Laserson has posted an excellent guide to resampling from a large data set in…

Uncategorized
1053 views

A Data Scientist Investigates the Belgian Municipal Elections

IstvanHajnal - February 21, 2013

Remark: This is the Dnglish version of my previous Dutch blog post. Remark: This is the Dnglish version of my…

Analytics
1224 views

Adventures in MOOC: Back to School

DougLautzenheiser - February 21, 2013

I am now in the homestretch of a Coursera MOOC that lasts eight weeks. I am now in the homestretch…

Uncategorized
981 views

10 R Packages Every Data Scientist Should Know About

DavidMSmith - February 19, 2013

The yhat blog lists 10 R packages they wish they'd known about earlier. Drew Conway calls them "10 reasons to…