An open letter about the terms "F#" and "Visual F#"

[ The opinions here are entirely my own etc etc. ] Dear World, With regard to this InfoQ article…  I’ve said this a few times before, but please use the terminology “Visual F#” or “The F# Tools for Visual Studio” when talking about F# at Microsoft. And somehow make sure people reporting on an event do the…

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Access Thousands of R Statistics Packages from F# 3.0

Did you know you can use F# type providers to access thousands of statistical packages from R, with auto-complete and documentation? Those of you into data analysis will be aware of the use of the R system by statisticians and other data workers. The F# community and BlueMountain Capital have created a type provider for…

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