Different challenges in replication in biomedical vs. social sciences

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/28/different-challenges-in-replication-in-biomedical-vs-social-sciences/Summary – In biological sciences, it might be reasonable to expect real effects to replicate, but carrying out the measurement required to study this replication

Mike Pence and Rush Limbaugh on smoking, cancer, and the coronavirus

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/27/mike-pence-and-rush-limbaugh-on-smoking-cancer-and-the-coronavirus/This is newsworthy because it was reported that Vice President Mike Pence was assigned to coordinate the government’s response to the coronavirus. Paul Alper pointed

Birthdays!

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/27/birthdays/ X writes: Sur France Inter ce matin, le 23 septembre est le jour en France avec le plus de naissances (+5%). Have you done

MLOPS for R with Azure Machine Learning

https://blog.revolutionanalytics.com/2020/02/mlops-for-r-with-azure-machine-learning.htmlThe video recording of my RStudio::conf talk, MLOPS for R with Azure Machine Learning, is now available for streaming thanks to the fine folks at

RStudio Package Manager 1.1.2 – Windows

https://blog.rstudio.com/2020/02/27/rstudio-package-manager-1-1-2-windows/RStudio Package Manager 1.1.2 introduces beta support for Windows package binaries. These binaries make it easier and faster to install R packages on Windows Desktop.

What can we do with complex numbers in Stan?

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/26/what-can-we-do-with-complex-numbers-in-stan/I’m wrapping up support for complex number types in the Stan math library. Now I’m wondering what we can do with complex numbers in statistical

Testing REST APIs with Newman

https://www.statworx.com/de/blog/testing-rest-apis-with-newman/REST APIs have become a quasi-standard, be it to provide an interface to your application processes, be by setting up a flexible microservice architecture. Sooner

Deep learning workflow

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/25/deep-learning-workflow/Ido Rosen points us to this interesting and detailed post by Andrej Karpathy, “A Recipe for Training Neural Networks.” It reminds me a lot of

RStudio 1.3 Preview: Integrated Tutorials

https://blog.rstudio.com/2020/02/25/rstudio-1-3-integrated-tutorials/This blog post is part of a series on new features in RStudio 1.3, currently available as a preview release. We’re excited to announce that