R history

One of my colleagues, Tim O’Brien, showed a slide in the first week of his classes describing how he first found out about R:

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Here is that email from 1996 (TWENTY years ago!!!) where Tim asked Ross Ihaka how to get R, and Ross helped him out.  #amazing #history

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Cheers.

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Posted on September 7, 2016, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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