Fasttrack gets articles out fast, before they’ve appeared in a specific journal issue, which means readers get the statistics literature they want right away and authors are published much faster. Throughout November, all the articles on Fasttrack will be available for free download.
The 2010 Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets focused on theoretical and practical issues having to do with algorithm development and the challenges of working with modern massive data sets.
Motivations of the papers in the October issue run the gamut from adjusting to constant change, to finessing seemingly impossible enumerations, to finding new forms of simplification, to discovering hidden associations, to understanding underlying theory.
Amstat News is the monthly membership magazine of the American Statistical Association, bringing you news and notices of the ASA, its chapters, its sections, and its members. Other departments in the magazine include announcements and news of upcoming meetings, continuing education courses, and statistics awards.