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By Paulin Shek

Both R and distributed programming rank highly on my list of “good things”, so imagine my delight when two new packages, ddR (https://github.com/vertica/ddR) and multidplyr (https://github.com/hadley/multidplyr), used for distributed programming in R were released in Novemb...

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By Stephanie Locke

After some conversations at the coffee maker yesterday, I accepted the challenge of, wait for it... BUILDING A STAR WARS THEMED R PACKAGE!

Some quick Googling found a JavaScript library that will generate some Star Wars based lorem ipsum text, ForcemJS.

In R, we can write...

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By Stephanie Locke

After some conversations at the coffee maker yesterday, I accepted the challenge of, wait for it... BUILDING A STAR WARS THEMED R PACKAGE!

Some quick Googling found a JavaScript library that will generate some Star Wars based lorem ipsum text, ForcemJS.

In R, we can write...

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By Chris Campbell

As another new baby card is passed around the office, and the latest cute baby pictures are emailed out, a discussion is underway. Could it be true? Something in the water? An elixir of fertility that should be bottled and sold to desperate couples for enormous profit? Is Mango h...

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By Chris Campbell

As another new baby card is passed around the office, and the latest cute baby pictures are emailed out, a discussion is underway. Could it be true? Something in the water? An elixir of fertility that should be bottled and sold to desperate couples for enormous profit? Is Mango h...

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