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Perspectives on Python after R

How understanding their differences made me a better programmer

One of the few locations where you can avoid the R vs. Python debates. Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

My first programming language was R. I fell in love with the nuance R granted for visualizing data, and how with a little practice it was straightforward to pull off complex statistical analyses. I coded in R throughout my Ph.D., but I needed to switch to Python for my…

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Matt Sosna

Matt Sosna

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ML Engineer @ Meta. Princeton PhD. Dad. Write about data science, machine learning, statistics, Python. Addicted to learning how things work. Views my own.