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Analysing access logs using R

Recently I was analysing a bunch of access logs searching for some tricky to find bug and found out that R may be quite handy in such a situation. So let’s take a look at a quick analysis of access logs written in Common Log Format. Each line of an access log file looks like … Continue reading

AI overkill – Teaching a neural network to play Tic-Tac-Toe

In this post I would like to show you how AI can be used to teach a computer to play Tic-Tac-Toe… not the way it should be done 🙂 The game we’re dealing with is not very complicated to say the least and even if it was more challenging there are specialised methods just waiting … Continue reading

Generate Latex tables from R data frames

When writing reports using R + Latex environment it’s a good idea to directly generate the tables containing results of your calculations directly from R. This is rather a straightforward task when using commands like latex. One place when this gets a bit awkward is when you want to include some math in e.g. column … Continue reading

Latex symbols in R plots

Recently I’ve been making a lot of plots using R and I’ve reached the “I need some fancy math here” point. If you google around you’ll find the way to do this (for example or ) but I’ll post here a quick snippet anyway. One way of adding math symbols to your plots is using … Continue reading