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New package gettz on CRAN

(This article was first published on Thinking inside the box , and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) gettz is now on CRAN in its initial release 0.0.1. It provides a possible fallback in situations where Sys.timezone() fails to determine the system t...

Optimize your R Code using Memoization

Share Tweet This article describes how you can apply a programming technique, called Memoization, to speed up your R code and solve performance bottlenecks. Wikipedia says: In computing, […] memoisation is an optimization technique used primarily to...

Setting expectations…

You can build a neural network in JavaScript even if you don’t really understand neural networks Click here to share this article on LinkedIn » (Skip this part if you just want to get on with it…) I should really start by admitting that I’m no expert...

The Problem

Python for Data Science: 8 Concepts You May Have Forgotten Mastering the little things in Python, NumPy, and Pandas Conor Dewey BlockedUnblockFollowFollowing Jun 5 If you’ve ever found yourself looking up the same question, concept, or syntax over an...

Top 10 Coding Mistakes Made by Data Scientists

Here is a list of 10 common mistakes that a senior __data scientists — frequently sees. comments By Norman Niemer, Chief data Scientist A data scientist is a "person who is better at statistics than any software engineer and better at software engine...

What can we learn from StackOverflow data?

StackOverflow, the popular Q&A site for programmers, provides useful information to nearly 5 million programmers worldwide with its database of questions and answers — not to mention the additional comments that other programmers provide. (You might...