R Weekly 2018-40 Animating, Arrow, Tables
R in Organizations
R in the Real World
Why Equity Requires Looking Beyond Averages - A Look at Minneapolis Public Schools
GitHub or Bitbucket
elite - scraping hockey data from EliteProspects in a [fairly] tidy manner for the purpose of analysis
ggtextures - Drawing textured rectangles and bars with ggplot
getTBinR 0.5.5 - Get WHO Tuberculosis Data, 2017 TB data now available.
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Quotes of the Week
One last trick for the day: after webscraping you often get these vectors with punctuation and additional words, when you just want numbers. I find readr::parse_number() even shorter than regexing the digits out of it. 🎉 #rstats pic.twitter.com/C8XdKvkSAb— We are R-Ladies (@WeAreRLadies) September 26, 2018
If you're waiting around for a long-running analysis in R, try adding a sound effect from "beepr" to your script. Not only will it cue you when your results are ready, it makes #rstats more fun. After all, who doesn't want to hear Mario's flagpole fanfare?— Jeff Dahlke (@JeffreyDahlke) September 24, 2018
beepr::beep(sound = 8)