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Excellent chronology of packages for plotting time series, including 2013 rCharts: http://timelyportfolio.github.io/rCharts_time_series/history.html
Adriano RSVP free online textbook in progress by Hyndman http://www.mendeley.com/profiles/rob-j-hyndman/
Jeff Hammerbacher :: Using R and Hadoop together, see http://www.quora.com/How-can-R-and-Hadoop-be-used-together/answer/Jeff-Hammerbacher#
Jan de Leeuw :: Multiple Correspondence Analysis MCA as a form of Nonlinear Principal Component Analysis NLPCA http://ff.im/OmWHS
Adriano RSVP unfortunately, Google is deprecating the most useful Lookup function -- expect many spreadsheets to break :-(
Adriano RSVP or why Self-Delusion may be a Winning Survival Strategy -- a very counter-intuitive result ! R code included in arxiv pdf.
Adriano RSVP esp. noteworthy for financial time series forecasting since par for the course is AR(1) with unit root. Includes critique of common metrics based on experience from M*-competitions.

If R was built off of S, why isn't it called T?

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Adriano RSVP "The first two authors have names starting with R."

21st February

Ricardo Vidal Interesting. Did not know that. Thanks for sharing.

21st February

Arpan Kumar Thakur R was built off of S but it was supposed to perform better and cheaper statistical analysis so they named it 'R' - I read it somewhere. :) and also # RSVP pointed on of the probable reasons

28th July

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Adriano RSVP check out Ant Colony Optimization.

15th September

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27th May

Rob J. Hyndman :: Forecasting time series using R (2011, 59-min) http://youtu.be/1Lh1HlBUf8k

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check out this Quora board on machine learning and data science: http://www.quora.com/compute

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store updated data as Google Spreadsheet, then create an URL which can be used as a CSV file by R: http://blog.revolutionanalytics.com/2009/09/how-to-use-a-google-spreadsheet-as-data-in-r.html

11th November

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14th September

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31st July

∑ℜ = data analysis + visualization. Subtopics: machine learning, statistics, time series, econometrics, computational finance, R code for algorithms. For real-time discussion and tips, see http://convore.com/rstats

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