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How to send Outlook email, Teams messages and more from R

Microsoft’s Azure team has developed Microsoft365R, which makes it possible to send Outlook emails (and Teams messages!) with R. It's a package that interacts with Microsoft 365 APIs. Follow along to learn how to authenticate your...

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Overhauling Apache Kylin for the cloud

Kylin was built to query massive relational tables with sub-second response times. A new, fully distributed query engine steps up performance of both cubing and queries.

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Why AI investments fail to deliver

The success or failure of AI initiatives has more to do with people than with technology. If you want to put AI into practice in a way that improves business outcomes, you must avoid these 6 mistakes.

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The high cost of data science toil

Data science toil saps agility and prevents organizations from scaling data science efforts efficiently and sustainably. Here’s how to avoid it.

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Never look up tidyr’s pivot_wider or pivot_longer again!

Love tidyr but can never remember exactly how pivot_wider and pivot_longer work? With RStudio code snippets, you can write a snippet once and always have a fill-in-the-blank code template at your fingertips.

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How to never look up tidyr pivot_wider and pivot_longer again

Tidyr is a handy R package for reshaping data, but it can be hard to remember exactly how pivot_wider and pivot_longer work. Thanks to RStudio code snippets, you can write a snippet once and then always have a fill-in-the-blank code...

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Google Cloud tools aim to ease machine-learning, cross-cloud analytics

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is offering new dedicated data and machine learning (ML) tools designed to clear up data inefficiencies and ease application development for enterprises.

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The best open source software of 2021

InfoWorld’s 2021 Bossie Awards recognize the year’s best open source software for software development, devops, data analytics, and machine learning.

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3 ways to use data, analytics, and machine learning in test automation

Better testing means better software. Using NLP, test data generation, and optimized testing can quickly improve applications.

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Which cloud database should you use?

An overview of the strengths and weaknesses of today’s cloud database management systems.

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Explainable AI explained

Someday machine learning models may be more ‘glass box‘ than black box. Until then, explainability tools and techniques can help us understand how a black box model makes its decisions.

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Where AI has made real progress

Better data infrastructure has provided a big boost to AI’s growth, but some things still require a human.

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Review: Google Cloud Vertex AI irons out ML platform wrinkles

Vertex AI greatly improves the integration of Google Cloud’s AI/ML platform and AutoML services, combining a new unified API with very good modeling capabilities.

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The 2021 Enterprise Architecture Awards

The 2021 Forrester and InfoWorld EA Awards contest winners focus on agility and enabling innovation.

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“Do More with R” video tutorials

Search for R video tutorials by task, topic, or package. Most videos are shorter than 10 minutes

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What is vector search? Better search through AI

Vector similarity search uses machine learning to translate the similarity of text, images, or audio into a vector space, making search faster, more accurate, and more scalable.

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Don’t rush to machine learning

A simpler approach—good data, SQL queries, if/then statements—often gets the job done.

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Easy racing bar charts in R with ddplot

You won’t believe how easy it is to create animated bar charts in the R programming language to show rankings over time.

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