R Weekly 2019-37 colors, TidyBlocks, texting

Release Date: 2019-09-16

This week’s release was curated by Jonathan Carroll, with help from the RWeekly team members and contributors.



Built-in colour names in R

Comparing Auckland’s Population with Maps

How to read an R help page

R in the Real World

Was Trump confused by rainbow color map?

R in Organizations


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{corporaexplorer 0.6.2}: A 'Shiny' App for Exploration of Text Collections

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Processing volcano video data using the imagefx package

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