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Intro After 3 or so years with Octopress, I’m moving my blog/website over to Hugo with the help of the new Blogdown R package. It had …

Problem Solution Coda Recap. Problem As I try to get my blog up and running using the new Hugo/blogdown framework, I find myself …

Motivation Flint maps (from winter 2016) Sentinel tests Animations Motivation The tweenr R package looks really cool! I want 1) to …

I’m taking a break from helping DataFest participants untangle their R code to work on clearing my backlog of unfinished blog posts. …

Suppose you want to know something about a random variable that is only measurable when its value is above a certain threshold. For …

Tonight I’m trying out the DiagrammeR R package, one of the html widgets javascript bindings for R. I happen to be trying to make a …

I’ve been writing a lot using both RMarkdown and Markdown lately. In the past I would typically default to RMarkdown because that’s the …

I’ve been working with water data collected by other people for the past 3 years or so. Typically, I’ve gotten my hands on it in 3 …

I’m on a train back from Boston after attending the 2015 Open Data Science Conference. Two days of serious nerding out among …