Twitter Bots/Trolls Exposed

August 25, 2017 Admin 0

Very interesting Data Analysis on Twitter A Data Scientist (@conspirator0) did some deep dives on data investigation of patterns in Twitter Troll accounts. What he […]

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R: Reading Data

August 7, 2014 Admin 0

When importing data from a file into R, the common methods are: read.table() read.csv() read.csv2() read.table() is a common method, but requires more parameters to […]

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R: Getting and Importing Data

August 7, 2014 Admin 0

R can directly import data from URL’s by using the following syntax: fileCameras <- "https://data.baltimorecity.gov/api/views/hdyb-27ak/rows.csv?accessType=DOWNLOAD" download.file(fileCameras, destfile="baltimore_cameras.csv",method="curl")fileCameras <- "https://data.baltimorecity.gov/api/views/hdyb-27ak/rows.csv?accessType=DOWNLOAD" download.file(fileCameras, destfile="baltimore_cameras.csv",method="curl") The first assignment sets […]