For all those, who are struggling with the (kind of weird) Johns Hopkins University COVID-19 case data CSV files, we’ve created a free API that makes it easy to integrate the latest worldwide COVID-19 data into your application.
Function names should correspond to what they do. But have you ever wondered why whole packages are called what they are called? In this blog post Matthias leads you through the mysterious world of R package names.
In this blog post, Matthias shows you how to write and structure code even faster and more efficiently. Learn how to define keyboard shortcuts in RStudio with his step-by-step tutorial.
The number of different products and customers in any business area are practically infinite.
But how can you find interactions between them like joint purchases and define groups? One solution is the so-called Community Detection. In this blog post, I want to show you the magic behind Community Detection and give you a theoretical introduction into the Louvain and Infomap algorithm.
Continuing our effort of applying the principles of reactivity to the UI part of a ShinyApp, this blog introduces two ways of conditionally rendering UI-elements in your app. Both presented solutions accomplish the same goal, once from the server part and once from the UI part of your application.
A short overview of the functionalities of the R package gganimate: Learn how to turn your static ggplots in beautiful animations showcasing your data.
In this blog post, Stephan explains how to translate a simple R script, which transforms tables from wide to long format into a REST API with the R package Plumber and how to run it locally or with Docker.
Beim Erarbeiten neuer Skills und Tools ist der Einstieg nicht immer einfach. In der STATWORX Academy bieten wir daher eine Fülle an Schulungsformaten an, in denen wir Dir den Einsteig in den Bereich Data Science erleichtern wollen. Unser Kollege Jan erzählt in diesem Blogartikel vom „R for Data Science“ Workshop, den er in unserem Frankfurter Office geleitet hat. Erfahre in diesem Artikel, an wen sich der Kurs richtet und welche Inhalte geboten werden.
Benchmarking your code is one thing – another thing is to keep and use the gained knowledge for future projects. In this blog, Jakob presents his collection of benchmarks and creates an easy to use a setup for new ones.
Training random forests on time series is one thing, but tuning them? It’s not like you can just apply cross validation and be done with it. Or can you? This post forms part two our mini-series “Time Series Forecasting with Random Forest”. Find out how you can tune the hyperparameters of the random forest algorithm when dealing with time series data. The answers might surprise you!