Even the New York Times now has an article about R, though I’m not entirely sure why.

So what are your favourite R packages? Is there still a place for other statistics packages? How well are Bayesian analyses served by R?

Even the New York Times now has an article about R, though I’m not entirely sure why.

So what are your favourite R packages? Is there still a place for other statistics packages? How well are Bayesian analyses served by R?

If you’re interested in that kind of thing, there’s a guide at IBM’s site on how to Implement Bayesian inference using PHP. It seems like a comprehensive look at an initial implementation of Bayesian techniques, and despite its being almost three years old, I recommend it. Not much excuse left not to use it on enterprise sites.