R Weekly 2017-47 Live in US, Blog, Successful Unconference



R in Organizations

R in the Real World

Wisconsin State Hex Grid - Mapping 2016 Presidential Results

New IBM Plex Sans Support in hrbrthemes + Automating Axis Text Justification

Half the people of Germany live in these few areas (drawing up the map with R)

Where to live in the US

New Packages

πŸ“¦ Go Live for More New Pkgs πŸ“¦

Package Releases


Using Shiny with Scheduled and Streaming Data

R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

  • New function getDefaultCluster() in package parallel to get the default cluster set via setDefaultCluster().

Upcoming Events

  • RStudio conf 2018 January 31 to February 3
    rstudio::conf is about all things R and RStudio!

  • satRday Cape Town 2018 March 17
    satRday Cape Town

  • R/Finance 2018 June 1 and 2
    Applied Finance with R.

  • 7eme Rencontres R 5 & 6 July 2018
    Rennes - Agrocampus

  • 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.

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