It just through some syntactic sugar and environment mutation foo pretends to be imperative or object oriented (and it is not good at object oriented).
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Estimating Generalization Error with the PRESS statistic
As we’ve mentioned on previous occasions, one of the defining characteristics of data science is the emphasis on the availability of “large”
Book Review: Practical Data Science with R - Fliptop Predictive Analytics
Book Review: Practical Data Science with R
R style tip: prefer functions that return data frames
While following up on Nina Zumel’s excellent Trimming the Fat from glm() Models in R I got to thinking about code style in R. And I realized
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You don’t need to understand pointers to program using R
R is a statistical analysis package based on writing short scripts or programs (versus being based on GUIs like spreadsheets or directed wor
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Hollywood movies are obsessed with outrunning explosions and outrunning crashing alien spaceships. For explosions the movies give the optima
Allen Bushnell, Fish Rap: Salmon on the prowl near the shore in Monterey...
Allen Bushnell Fish Rap The weather forecasts a 4- to 6-foot northwest swell this weekend, but that shouldnt slow fishing down.