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Not So Standard Deviations

Sep 20, 2018

Hilary and Roger launch a new segment--Hilary's Habits--and they discuss their 3 year anniversary for the show. Also, they continue their discussion of Nigel Cross's Design Thinking book, covering Chapter 3.

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Design Thinking by Nigel Cross

Design Thinking Is Fundamentally Conservative and...


Sep 6, 2018

Hilary and Roger discuss Chapter 2 of Design Thinking by Nigel Cross. Also follow up on adductive reasoning and Hilary considers the McLaren F1.

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Modes of reasoning

Nathan Yau's FlowingData

Design Thinking by Nigel Cross

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Aug 23, 2018

Hilary and Roger discuss chapter 1 of Design Thinking by Nigel Cross.

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Design Thinking by Nigel Cross

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Aug 13, 2018

Hilary and Roger are back from hiatus to discuss the NSSD book club, Roger's coffee retraction, minimizing R package dependencies, and keynote addresses at ICOTS and Use R! It's good to be back!

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Design Thinking by Nigel Cross

Hilary's ICOTS keynote slides

Roger's Use R! keynote

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Jun 20, 2018

In Roger's last episode from Melbourne, Hilary and Roger discuss Theranos, trust in data analysis, Netflix, ALTREP, what computer to buy, and how to get into data science.

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Elizabeth Holmes faces criminal charges: