R Weekly 2018-48 ozunconf18



R in the Real World

Hacking Bioconductor

R in Organizations


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


  • rsppfp - Implements different algorithms for transforming graphs in the Shortest Path Problem with Forbidden Paths

  • RFishBC - Back-Calculation of Fish Length

  • grrr - Package for changing default function arguments

  • citr - RStudio Addin to Insert Markdown Citations

GitHub or Bitbucket


  • vitae - R Markdown Résumé/CV templates

  • crrri - A Chrome Remote Interface written in R

Package Releases


Compare base R render with Rayshader render

A more systematic look at suppressed data

Generating data to explore the myriad causal effects that can be estimated in observational data analysis

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