R

R Package for Visualization: esquisse

As you know, I’m an R fan, one of the most popular programming languages and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The capabilities of R are extended through user-created packages, which allow specialised statistical techniques, graphical devices, import/export capabilities, reporting tools.

For many people, ggplot2 is the best data visualization package for […]

By |Wednesday, April 24 2019|Research, Software|Comments Off on R Package for Visualization: esquisse

Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Altmetrics. Several researchers have investigated how the classical methods for assessing scientific research have become outdated. This post introduces the concept altmetrics and alt-products. Link

2. Comment isn’t free. This post exposes how uncivil comments posted under an online news article about nanotechnology could shape readers’ […]

By |Friday, October 18 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)