## K-means clustering is not a free lunch

January 16, 2015

A response to a Cross Validated question, exploring the assumptions underlying the k-means algorithm.

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January 16, 2015

A response to a Cross Validated question, exploring the assumptions underlying the k-means algorithm.

December 23, 2014

Creating an interactive visualization of the podcast Serial's infamous 'call log,' using ggvis.

December 20, 2014

An intuitive explanation of the beta distribution in terms of predicting baseball batting averages.

December 16, 2014

If you're teaching built-in plotting in your statistics class, you're doing it wrong.

December 15, 2014

What anyone doing multiple hypothesis testing should know