R Weekly 2017-32 Unicode, Serverless, Parallel
R in the Real World
Videos and Podcasts
- NSSD 28 - Writing is a Lot Harder Than Just Talking - Hilary and Roger talk about building data science products that provide a good user experience while adhering to some kind of ground truth, whether it’s in medicine, education, news, or elsewhere. Also Gilmore Girls.
R in Organizations
itunesr - Access iTunes App Store Ratings and Reviews using R
postr - Prepare reproducible R Markdown posters
utf8splain - Explain utf-8 encoded strings
R Project Updates
Updates from R Core:
dim(x)now work via new
.col()and no longer call
as.matrix()by default in order to work efficiently for all kind of matrix-like objects.
type.convert()becomes a generic, with additional methods that operate recursively over list and
data.frameobjects. Courtesy of Arni Magnusson (PR#17269).
options(device = *)to an invalid function no longer segfaults when plotting is initiated. (PR#15883)
encodeString(<very large string>)no longer segfaults. (PR#15885)
names()for very large objects in
unlist()now works, thanks to Suharto Anggono’s patch proposals in PR#17292.
qr.coef(qd, y)now has correct names also when
qdis a complex QR or stems from
RStudio conf 2018 January 31 to February 3
rstudio::conf is about all things R and RStudio! Register & More infos
R/Finance 2018 June 1 and 2
Applied Finance with R. More info
useR! 2018 July 10, 2018
The annual useR! conference is the main meeting of the international R user and developer community.
More past events at R conferences & meetups.