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Natural language processing: What would Shakespeare say?

Here is a scene from  Christopher Nolan’s classic movie Interstellar. In this scene  Cooper, a crew member of the Endurance spaceship which is on its way to 3 distant planets via a wormhole, is conversing with TARS which is one of  US Marine Corps former robots some year in the future. 1,820 more words


Big Analytics Roundup (August 10, 2015)

Am on vacation…in lieu of latest news, this scheduled post is a mashup of interesting stories that have crossed my browser.

History of Machine Learning… 482 more words

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cricketr adapts to the Twenty20 International!


This should be last in the series of posts based on my R package cricketr. That is, unless some bright idea comes trotting along and light bulbs go on around my head. 2,316 more words


Working with ggmap

I want to publish my research on geocoding and the work on GeoData. In order to get going I wrote this little post, which is a little wrapper of the possibilities provided by the fantastic… 343 more words


Spark 1.4 Released

On June 11, the Spark team announced availability of Release 1.4.  More than 210 contributors from 70 different organizations contributed more than 1,000 patches.  Spark continues to expand its contributor base, the best measure of health for an open source project. 442 more words

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Big Analytics Roundup (June 1, 2015)

The Open Data Science Conference launched successfully in Boston this past weekend, attracting more than 1,200 attendees.  Sponsors included Booz Allen, Continuum Analytics, DataRobot, McGraw Hill Education and RStudio, among others.   674 more words

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