Well-calibrated predictions are not enoughCalibration is an important idea in statistical prediction. However, it's not the only thing.
The N Language ProblemThe two-language problem is annoying; but once you write your code you end up facing the N language problem.
Building a PCI recently bought a desktop computer. As a first-time PC build I can highly recommend the process.
What is the chance of an earthquake?The USGS estimates 0.7 plus or minus 0.1 chance of a 6.7+ earthquake in the Bay Area before 2030. What does that mean?
R pranksI show how you can pull pranks with some subtle alterations to their R environment.
Organizing data analyses with RakeFor serious data analysis organization I use rake.
How many Catan board configurations are there?I count how many unique Settlers of Catan setups exist.
Using a Chromebook as a Primary Computing DeviceChromebooks are remarkably useful machines for how underpowered they are.
Notes on the First Year of Grad SchoolI recently finished my first year of grad school; here's how it went.
The Unix Philosophy and Data Analysis ProjectsThe Unix Philosophy applies to data analysis too.
The Normative Power of RStudioRStudio has a lot of power to shape users' workflows. Are they being responsible with this power?
Data SplittingAn easy way to perform inference after model selection.
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