Tag Archives: R

Python-style Logging in R

This entry is part 20 of 21 in the series Using R

This entry is part 20 of 21 in the series Using RWe are increasingly using R in “operational” settings that require robust error handling and logging. In this post we describe a quick-and-dirty way to get python style multi-level log files …   read more …

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When k-means Clustering Fails

This entry is part 19 of 21 in the series Using R

This entry is part 19 of 21 in the series Using RLetting the computer automatically find groupings in data is incredibly powerful and is at the heart of “data mining” and “machine learning”. One of the most widely used methods …   read more …

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MazamaSpatialUtils — Ebola Map Example

This entry is part 16 of 21 in the series Using R

This entry is part 16 of 21 in the series Using R The MazamaSpatialUtils package on CRAN has just been updated with additional shape file conversion scripts and location buffering so that points located just outside of polygons (i.e. coastal …   read more …

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MazamaSpatialUtils Package

This entry is part 15 of 21 in the series Using R

This entry is part 15 of 21 in the series Using RMazama Science has just released its first package on CRAN — MazamaSpatialUtils. Here is the description: A suite of conversion scripts to create internally standardized spatial polygons dataframes. Utility …   read more …

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