Links and bookmarks

R for programmers.

Proceedings of the SIGIR 2009 Workshop on the Future of Information Retrieval Evaluation.

Why newspapers are failing.

How to write a scientific paper (from the Annals of Improbable Research).


MIT OpenCourseWare: Physics

How to write mathematics, by Paul Halmos.

Le Zhao's research tricks.

Hamming's advice on doing great research.

Phrase detectives game.


R graphical manual.

IR baselines.

Odds are, it's wrong.

Maximizing your impact as a researcher.

Reproducing published results--and find them very wrong.

Machine learning cheat sheet.