For Will and Kate’s

After more than a year, the Birdly team is winding down its tour and ramping up its company, Somniacs, which plans to manufacture and sell the simulator soon. It won't be cheap to buy, Rheiner said, but they haven't set a price yet. He's also exploring whether the technology can be used in therapy, especially for people who use wheelchairs.. For Will and Kate's second royal tour in Canada, which began on Sept. 24 and will run through Oct. 1, the focus of their itinerary will be on the western half of the country. Conspicuous in their absence has been CBL,the mall owners. CBL has been si...

IMS Bulletin: Global Attention focused on China: The 7th China R Conference in Beijing

It is not surprising that this big conference in China could attract so much attention. The recent meeting report on August 2014 Issue of IMS Bulletin described it as ‘a folk festival’ and fully approbated its great influence. China R Conference has become a great platform for the improvement in data science from industry to academy, not only a chance to promoting data science using R. IMS Bulletin compared with the 1st China R conference which was organized only by a small group of students and the student-run website Capital of Statistics (COS). Then after six years, much more people fro...

NYC R Programming Classes – starting on July 13th, 2014 (this coming Sunday)

We are happy to announce our 6th offering R class at NYC in the past 10 months.  R community is booming. Learn Data Science at the heart of NYC with us! You can sign up for our Sunday Intensive beginner level R classes at NYC Data Science Academy (click to sign up) or email [email protected] for more info. Brief: The course (which will meet five Sundays) will start from the basics, introducing the building blocks used for programming in R and building intuition for writing clean and robust code. We will move on to cover data analysis, applications of statistical techniques, and...