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By Aimee Gott

At EARL 2014 I saw Hadley Wickham using the pipe operator from Stefan Milton Bache's magrittr whilst also presenting the functionality of dplyr. I remember thinking at the time that this was going to be the new way to write R code and knew I would end up teaching this operator in...

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By Aimee Gott

At EARL 2014 I saw Hadley Wickham using the pipe operator from Stefan Milton Bache's magrittr whilst also presenting the functionality of dplyr. I remember thinking at the time that this was going to be the new way to write R code and knew I would end up teaching this operator in...

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By Hannah Evans

“By 2018, the United States will experience a shortage of 190,000 skilled data scientists and 1.5 million managers and analysts capable of reaping actionable insights from the big data deluge.” (McKinsey)

The ‘data scientist’: an increasingly valuable, yet rare breed of i...

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By Hannah Evans

“By 2018, the United States will experience a shortage of 190,000 skilled data scientists and 1.5 million managers and analysts capable of reaping actionable insights from the big data deluge.” (McKinsey)

The ‘data scientist’: an increasingly valuable, yet rare breed of i...

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By Andy Nicholls – Head of Consulting, UK

Introduction

Testing is a crucial component in ensuring that the correct analyses are deployed. However it is often considered unglamorous; a poor relation in terms of the time and resources allocated to it in the process of developing a package. But wit...

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