02.05.2011 Windows 7 SP 1 and R 2.01

With Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 Microsoft introduced new security rules for the execution of binaries. The statistical engine R in version 2.01, that is used by the Statistical Lab, is not compatible to these new security rules. Our developer is currently analyzing this issue. We are kindly asking for your patience.


30.06.2008 Statistical Lab presented on 4. Berliner Methodentreffen

On the Berliner Methodentreffen (4th July -05th July 2008) Alexander Schulz and Pea Zimmermann will demonstrate the interfaces included in the Lab that target at importing qualitative data into a quantitative software.

22.01.2008 Statistical Lab 3.7 released

The Statistical Lab has been released in version 3.7. Get your copy here.

02.10.2006 Statistical Lab 3.5 released

Version 3.5 is per now freely available to private end-users. Get your copy in our Download Area.Please note the license changes. The Statistical Lab is put under the Open-Source license GPL for private end-users bereitgestellt. As commercial or institutional user please contact us for Licensing possibilities. You can also send us your feedback for the new version using the Forum. It is bilingual english and german.
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24.07.2006 Statistical Lab 3.5. RC1 ready for Download

Today we published the Release Candidate 1 for Version 3.5. Please note: this is a testversion, that might still have errors. Send us your feedback using our Forum.
NEW: expanded functions in the Im- and Exportfilters (supports Stata, SPSS, CSV and more), a simple History in the R-Calculator, Drag'n'Drop and some more. A precise list of features will be put into our Forum within the next few days.
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10.07.2006 The Statistical Lab presented on the "Berliner Methodentreffen"

On Saturday, July 15th Alexander Schulz and Pea Zimmermann will hold a workshop for the almost qualitative oriented participants of the Berliner Methodentreffen called: "Einführung in das Statistiklabor" (Introduction into the Lab). We will show basic strategies of working with the Lab.

More information (german only) about the workshop can be found here » BM2006

22.06.2006 Technical Changes in our Domain

As of today we transferred the Download-Area, the Forum and the Feedback-Area to a new server
In case that any difficulties occur, that we missed to anticipate, please drop us a short notice. Imprint »

28.03.2006 The "Statistical Lab" goes Open-Source

Finally it is true. The "Statistical Lab's" source-code has been set free to the open-source community. Please find it here: »

Precompiled user-friendly binaries with a handy Windows-Installer will still be found here:
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24.11.2005 Conference: Computerbased Examinations (Computergestützte Prüfungen)

The coordinator of Statistics at CeDiS, Hr. Alexander Schulz, gave a lecture about using the Statistical Lab in eExaminations. A digital videorecord is available here (german only). More Infos about the conference can be gained here and here.

23.09.2005 Moving Servers

Today our Download and our Forum-Servers move to a new location. Download and Forum services are disabled, they will be up again tomorrow 24.09.2005. Thank you.

05.09.2005 Statistiklabor 3.0 released

The Statistical Lab Version 3.0 has been finished and is ready for download now. Besides some minor changes, the Lab now supports R Engine 2.0.1. More Info on the downloadsite.

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30.08.2005 The Statistical Lab proves its value again in online examination

The Statistical Lab proved its value again in a mass examination at the FU Berlin at the Prof. Rendtel (Faculty for Statistics and Econometrics / Department of Economics). More than 260 students solved parts of their written tests using the freeware Statistical Lab.

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15.06.2005 Fascinating Statistics on the "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften 2005" ("long night of the sciences")

About 100.000 visitors came to see presentations on the "Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften" 2005. More than 400 visitors wanted to learn about the Statistical Lab and statistical projects being run at the FU Berlin. (article is available in german only: "Faszinierende Statistik auf der langen Nacht der Wissenschaften 2005")

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16.03.2005 E-Learning Premiere at the Free University

Statistical training with written test and laptop (german: E-Learning-Premiere an der FU: Statistik-Ausbildung mit Klausur am Laptop)

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31.01.2005 Our Statistical Lab Forum is now open for business.

All those using the Lab and doing statistics are welcome to join in either English and/or German.

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24.01.2005 More, Better, Faster!

Our Statistical Lab website has been moved onto the Infopark content management system (NPS). To improve it even more, we welcome your advice and Suggestions for improvement »

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