Shige's Research Blog

Monday, October 17, 2016

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Real-World Machine Learning

I find this book very helpful. The introduction chapter is freely available.

Monday, August 15, 2016


The new sparklyr package from rstudio provides a convenient interface between R/Rstudio and Spark. It runs well on Linux; it also works on Windows for Spark 1.6.2 and lower. For some reasons, it does not work with Spark 2.0 on Windows. I assume it will get fixed in subsequent releases.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

LaplacesDemon is back

Looks like LaplacesDemon package is back. Now we have a pure R-based Bayesian computation platform.

Friday, July 01, 2016

Microsoft Analytics in 2016

Here is a thorough introduction of data science solution offered by Microsoft.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Thursday, March 31, 2016