Tag - Methods

Distributional Semantics in R: Part 1 {tm} classes + read/write

Share Tweet The R code for this tutorial on Methods of Distributional Semantics in R is found in the respective GitHub repository. Following my Methods of Distributional Semantics in R BelgradeR Meetup with Data Science Serbia, organized in Startit C...

October 2018: “Top 40” New Packages

Share Tweet One hundred eighty-five new packages made it to CRAN in October. Here are my picks for the “Top 40” in eight categories: Computational Methods, Data, Machine Learning, Medicine, Science, Statistics, Utilities, and Visualization. Computati...

Percentile Calculations in Water Quality Regulations

Share Tweet Percentile calculations can be more tricky than at first meets the eye. A percentile indicates the value below which a percentage of observations fall. Some percentiles have special names, such as the quartile or the decile, both of which...