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Interactive pivot tables with R

March 31, 2015
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Interactive pivot tables with R

I love interactive pivot tables. That is the number one reason why I keep using spreadsheet software. The ability to look at data quickly in lots of different ways, without a single line of code helps me to get an understanding of the data really fast...

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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 6 March 2014

March 3, 2015
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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 6 March 2014

The next Cologne R user group meeting is scheduled for this Friday, 6 March 2014 and we have an exciting agenda with two talks, followed by networking drinks:Using R in Excel via R.NETGünter Faes and Matthias SpixMS Office and Excel are the 'de-facto'...

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R in Insurance 2015: Registration Opened

February 3, 2015
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R in Insurance 2015: Registration Opened

The registration for the third conference on R in Insurance on Monday 29 June 2015 at the University of Amsterdam has opened. This one-day conference will focus again on applications in insurance and actuarial science that use R, the lingua franca for ...

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googleVis version 0.5.8 released

January 27, 2015
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googleVis version 0.5.8 released

We released googleVis version 0.5.8 on CRAN last week. The update is a maintenance release for the forthcoming release of R 3.2.0. Screen shot of some of the Google ChartsNew to googleVis? The package provides an interface between R and the Google Char...

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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 12 December 2014

December 9, 2014
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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 12 December 2014

The next Cologne R user group meeting is scheduled for this Friday, 12 December 2014.We have an exciting agenda with two talks on Julia and Dynamic Linear Models:Introduction to Julia for R UsersHans Werner BorchersJulia is a high-performance dynamic p...

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googleVis 0.5.6 released on CRAN

October 14, 2014
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googleVis 0.5.6 released on CRAN

Version 0.5.6 of googleVis was released on CRAN over the weekend. This version fixes a bug in gvisMotionChart. Its arguments xvar, yvar, sizevar and colorvar were not always picked up correctly. Thanks to Juuso Parkkinen for reporting this issue.Exampl...

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Read sas7bdat files in R with GGASoftware Parso library

September 12, 2014
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... using the new R package sas7bdat.parso. The software company GGASoftware has extended the work of myself and others on the sas7bdat R package by developing a Java library called Parso, which also reads sas7bdat files. They have worked out most of the remaining kinks. For example, the Parso library reads sas7bdat files with compressed […]

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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 12 September 2014

September 9, 2014
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Next Kölner R User Meeting: Friday, 12 September 2014

The next Cologne R user group meeting is scheduled for this Friday, 12 September 2014.We have a great agenda with international speakers:Maarten-Jan Kallen: Introduction to Renjin, the R interpreter for the JVM Jonathan Cornelissen, Martijn Theuwissen:...

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ChainLadder 0.1.8 released

August 26, 2014
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ChainLadder 0.1.8 released

Over the weekend we released version 0.1.8 of the ChainLadder package for claims reserving on CRAN. What is claims reserving?The insurance industry, unlike other industries, does not sell products as such but promises. An insurance policy is a promise ...

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googleVis 0.5.5 released

August 19, 2014
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googleVis 0.5.5 released

Earlier this week we released googleVis 0.5.5 on CRAN. The package provides an interface between R and Google Charts, allowing you to create interactive web charts from R. This is mainly a maintenance release, updating documentation and minor issues.Sc...

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