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Just noticed the Queen is listed as an author in this (and probably other) R packages https://t.co/ehCb3uHjpx #rstats …

I wanted to play around with the new sf package, which requires the latest GDAL (>= 2.0.0), GEOS (>= 3.3.0), and PROJ.4 (>= …

In preparing a presentation on developing R packages using RStudio for the Victoria R Users Meetup Group this month, organizer Kiri …

This is actually really easy to do, but most of the google hits I came across were old (from 2010) or horribly complex (building gdal …

Whenever I used to sit down in front of the computer to write anything other than an email, I would immediately open Microsoft Word and …

Always. Back up. Your data. Simple, yet for various reasons many people simply don’t. Backing up data and documents is critical …

When I started grad school, I had no idea at the time just how much I’d learn doing a PhD. I’m not just talking about the …

Wow, my other posts on the topic are getting a lot of hits! Some exciting info for anyone still struggling with getting abbreviated …

I upgraded to using Mendeley v 1.5 (because previous versions don’t work on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise) and I had problems installing …