https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/09/how-many-stan-users-are-there/This is an interesting sampling or measurement problem that came up in a Discourse thread started by Simon Maskell: It seems we could look at
https://onunicornsandgenes.blog/2019/12/08/interpreting-genome-scans-with-wisdom/Eric Fauman is a scientist at Pfizer who also tweets out interpretations of genome-wide association scans. Background: There is a GWASbot twitter account which posts
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/08/field-goal-kicking-putting-in-3d/Putting Andrew Gelman (the author of most posts on this blog, but not this one), recently published a Stan case study on golf putting that
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/08/how-to-think-about-medical-reversals/Bill Harris points to this press release, “Almost 400 medical practices found ineffective in analysis of 3,000 studies,” and asks: The intent seems good; does
https://ropensci.org/technotes/2019/12/08/precompute-vignettes/As of earlier this year, we are now automatically building binaries and pkgdown documentation for all rOpenSci packages. One issue we encountered is that some
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/07/there-is-this-magic-that-our-dna-enables/I was just at a talk where a computer scientist was making dramatic claims for the value of human decision making. This is typically a
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/06/are-you-tone-deaf-find-out-here/Are you tone deaf? Find out here.
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/05/measuring-fraud-and-fairness-sharad-goels-two-talks-at-columbia-next-week/MONDAY DSI TALK One Person, One Vote Abstract: About a quarter of Americans report believing that double voting is a relatively common occurrence, casting doubt
https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2019/12/05/pfizer-had-clues-its-blockbuster-drug-could-prevent-alzheimers-why-didnt-it-tell-the-world/Jon Baron points to this news article by Christopher Rowland: Pfizer had clues its blockbuster drug could prevent Alzheimer’s. Why didn’t it tell the world?
https://heads0rtai1s.github.io/2019/12/05/shiny-starter-code/This week I decided to get started with the R shiny package for interactive web applications. As an absolute beginner, I want to document my
https://blog.rstudio.com/2019/12/05/emails-from-r-blastula-0-3/We’re pleased to announce blastula, a package for creating beautiful custom emails in R. At RStudio, we love interactive dashboards, but some situations call for
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