R Weekly 2017-51 Workflow, Epidemics, Mappers
R in the Real World
R in Academia
BRRR - Rap adlibs in R.
nipals - Principal components via Nonlinear Partial Least Squares.
snowflakes - Random Snowflake Generator
cablecuttr - An R wrapper for CanIStream.It API
mgcViz 0.1 - visual tools for Generalized Additive Models
RVowpalWabbit 0.0.10 - connects R to Vowpal Wabbit fast out-of-core learning system.
formula.tools, Utilities for working with formulas, expressions, calls and other R objects
here, A Simpler Way to Find Your Files
margins - Marginal Effects for Model Objects, An R Port of Stata’s
Gist & Cookbook
- Purrr’ific 😺 way to do parallelized random grid-search of hyperparameters w/ K-fold CV error rate for Random Forest🌲🎄 (or any other algo) using purrr, rsample, & Henrik Bengtsson’s future
R Project Updates
Updates from R Core:
removeSource()no longer erroneously removes ‘NULL’ in certain cases.
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
More past events at R conferences & meetups.
Call for Participation
Quotes of the Week
#rstats PSA: CRAN submissions will be closed from Dec 22 to Jan 3rd for well-deserved vacation of volunteers and (would be) disruptive maintenance of check farm— Gabe Becker (@groundwalkergmb) 10 de desembre de 2017
We are #coding our way towards an R package which downloads gridded datasets for a specified spatial and temporal extent, which datasets would you like to have easy access to? So far we have CHELSA, Bioclim, Hansen, Halpern, CRU, MODIS #EAB2017 #rstats @BritishEcolSoc pic.twitter.com/wAcFaxm53d— Gergana Daskalova (@gndaskalova) 11 de desembre de 2017
Partner: hey is the second Bridget Jones movie available for us to stream?— Mikhail Popov (@bearloga) 12 de desembre de 2017
Me: IDK BUT I MADE AN R PACKAGE FOR EXACTLY THIS MOMENT
cablecuttr 📦 for interfacing with the CanIStream.It API within #rstats: https://t.co/4YVkvu2uMH pic.twitter.com/XCa5DFuyPB
Couple of tools for making figures more accessible:#rstats tool to check your figures for colourblind friendliness: https://t.co/Lxi56T1TCe— Mike Whitfield (@mgwhitfield) 12 de desembre de 2017
The viridis #rstats package for perceptually uniform colour palettes: https://t.co/ciST4TuXtq#EAB2017 https://t.co/uoQgHdfRFL