April 2017

R for Beginners: Introduction

By | 2017-04-14T06:37:56+00:00 April 14th, 2017|r-programming|

What is R? A little bit of history: R was first appeared in the 1990s and has served as an implementation of the S statistical programming language, which was developed at Bell Laboratories (formerly AT&T, now Lucent Technologies) by John Chambers and colleagues. R can be considered as a different implementation of S. Although there [...]

March 2017

R PROGRAMMING BASICS FOR DATA SCIENCE

By | 2017-07-22T17:10:41+00:00 March 25th, 2017|r-programming|

DEFINITION AND FUNCTION The programming language R is an interactive data manipulation language that is mainly used for Data Science, (the application of scientific methods to extract insights from data). R is gaining in popularity and acclaim, and is becoming the foremost Statistical Computing language. R is a dialect of the 1980ā€™s programming language, ā€œSā€, [...]