Blog

Clara Schartner, Data Scientist

It will come as no surprise that cats and ggplot are among our favourite things here at Mango, luckily there is an easy way to combine both.

Using the function annotation_custom in the popular ggplot2 package it is possible to display images on a plot i.e. point...

Continue reading...

Owen Jones, Placement Student A quick disclaimer: This post isn’t called H2O.ai: Going for the 100m freestyle world record. I’m not trying to win a Kaggle competition. I’m not carrying out detailed, highly-controlled benchmarking tests. I’m not, in fact, claiming to be doing anything part...

Continue reading...

Nathan Eastwood, Data Scientist

I was recently introduced to the Twitter Waterflow Problem and I decided it was interesting enough to try and complete the challenge in R.

Consider the following picture:

This plot shows a series of walls and empty valleys. We can represent this picture by...

Continue reading...

Mango Solutions are excited to announce that Mara Averick, who many know as @dataandme on Twitter, will be joining us at Boston EARL on 1-3 November as one of our keynote speakers!

Mara is a polymath and self-confessed data nerd. With a strong background in research, she has a breadth of experie...

Continue reading...

Joe Russell, Adnan Fiaz

Jeremy Singer-Vine sends out a newsletter every week where he highlights a number of interesting open datasets (you can explore all the datasets here). At Mango we are all for open data so we thought we would also share some of the open datasets we think are fun to expl...

Continue reading...