If you’ve ever been worried that the messages you are sending your friends and co-workers via the normal texting applications were not secure enough and you felt unsafe giving out personal information, then Threema might be the application for you to use. What is Threema? Threema is a mobile messaging app that puts security first. With true end-to-end encryption, you can rest … [Read more...] about Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!
The products that Tableau Software have created are an ingenious way of understanding data and also of collaborating with colleagues around the world. They do it with a simple "drag-and-drop" method of visualizing and interacting with data. Tableau states that any person of any skill level can use their products, as there are no wizards to use or scripts to write. Simply view … [Read more...] about Tableau Software is Changing the Way We Visualize Data
First announced at both Revolution Analytics' and Microsoft's blogs, on 23 Jan 2015, the purchase of Revolution Analytics by Microsoft was done in order to help customers "find big data value with advanced statistical analysis." Revolution Analytics has been offering support and services for R since 2007, when it first started as Revolution Computing. Since then, they have … [Read more...] about Revolution Analytics, A Statistical Software Company, Now Part Of Microsoft
This is a second in a series of posts about the program R. In my last post (see:R is a Language and Environment for Statistical Computing and Graphics) , I explained what R was. For those who are interested in starting a project in R, the steps to download a copy of your own are quick and easy: Simply go to www.r-project.org. To download R, click on the link labeled CRAN on … [Read more...] about How and Where to Find and Download R
Enterprise technologists supporting data scientists and statisticians have no doubt heard of R. But what is it really? With this post we are starting a series that will take you from an introduction to a tutorial that shows you how to download R to an ability to run a sample program. With just a few minutes time you will be able to learn enough to know more about what many of … [Read more...] about R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics