R Weekly 2018-21 purrr, furrr


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


  • furrr - Apply Mapping Functions in Parallel using Futures

  • bench - The goal of bench is to benchmark code, tracking execution time, memory allocations and garbage collections.

GitHub or Bitbucket

  • fryingpane - Serve datasets from a package inside the RStudio Connection Pane

Package Releases

getTBinR example plots

  • icon - web icons for rmarkdown

  • sparklyr 0.8 - R Interface to Apache Spark

  • inline 0.3.15 - Functions to Inline C, C++, Fortran Function Calls from R

  • wrapr 1.4.1 - Wrap R Tools for Debugging and Parametric Programming

  • R/exams 2.3-1 - Automatic Generation of Exams in R

R in the Real World

The Wikidata Concepts Monitor: R in Action Across Big Wikidata

How the distribution of the popular vote has been shared between Britain's main political parties since the 1950s



R in Organizations

R Internationally


Reproducing a Bostock d3.js Speciality in ggplot

Beautiful and Powerful Correlation Tables in R

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:

More upcoming events the week of May 21 at community.rstudio.com.

More past events at R conferences & meetups.

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