R Weekly 2018-43 R Markdown, Conditions, Melbourne



RStudio 1.2 Preview: Stan

R in the Real World

Insights into the world of competitive swimming from an early age, through the lens of a summer league.

R in Organizations


New Packages

πŸ“¦ Go Live for More New Pkgs πŸ“¦


Package Releases

  • DataExplorer v0.7 - R package to simplify Exploratory Data Analysis

  • RcppCCTZ 0.2.5 - Translating between absolute and civil times using the rules of a time zone

  • future 1.10.0 - Unified Parallel and Distributed Processing in R for Everyone - now with enhanced control over globals, better MPI support, and more

Videos and Podcasts


Cannabis Curve with ggplot2

Even more images as x-axis labels

Statistically Efficient Ways to Quantify Added Predictive Value of New Measurements

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:

More past events at R conferences & meetups.

Call for Participation

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Quotes of the Week