R Weekly 2018-53 vroom, Classification



R in the Real World

Clustering the Bible

The Need for Speed Part 2: C++ vs. Fortran vs. C

R in Organizations

New Packages

πŸ“¦ Go Live for More New Pkgs πŸ“¦


GitHub or Bitbucket

  • vroom - An experiment with lazily reading indexed files

  • quRan - An R package for the complete text of the Qur’an

Updated Packages

Videos and Podcasts


Using emojis as scatterplot points

Some fun with {gganimate}

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