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Sinew: a R Package to create self-populating roxygen2 skeletons

(This article was first published on R-posts.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) Sinew is a R package that generates a roxygen2 skeletons populated with information scraped from within the function script. The goal of the package is to automate nearly all of the mundane tasks needed to document functions, properly set up the import fields for oxygenation, and make it easier to attain documentation consistency across...

towards data science

The process of data science is underrated

Coding and stats are important, but so is choosing what to do first — and nextI hear a lot about tools of data science —scikit-learn, pandas, TensorFlow, IBM Watson, etc.— and I hear about data sets people apply them to—Twitter feeds, web-scraped data, anything on Kaggle, etc.— but I don’t hear nearly as much about the process of data science as it’s done in the real world, outside of crafted examples and online...

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The sun rises in the East: innovation in Asia is catching up to the West

Add / Remove This article is sponsored by D.LIVE Asia The Wall Street Journal’s premier, by invitation-only, technology event in Hong Kong on June 8th – 9th, that brings together an unmatched group of CEOs, founders, investors and luminaries from around the world to set the global tech agenda. By George Hammond / Springwise Staff Writer Alibaba – the Chinese e-commerce giant – is often referred to as the Asian Amazon;...