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R vs Python: A False Dichotomy

By Tom Radcliffe, February 23, 2016

There have been a few articles lately posing the age old question: “Is R or Python a better language to learn for a budding young data scientist?"

The consensus answer appears to be “It depends”, but in reality there’s no need to choose between R and Python, because you can have both.

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RPy2 Now Available With ActivePython Business Edition for Linux & Mac

By Diane Mueller, September 16, 2010

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ActivePython now includes RPy2. 

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Must-Have Python Packages for Finance

By Diane Mueller, June 23, 2010

With the rise in visibility of the extensive use of Python in Finance driven by the recent SEC proposal (PDF) to require that most asset-backed securities issuers file a python computer program to model and document the flow of funds (or waterfall) provisions of the transaction, we thought it timely to ask the "must-have" Python packag

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