R Weekly 2019-50 R 3.6.2, vscode-R, Internal



R in the Real World

front-line house democrats: a quick guide

R in Organizations


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


  • gluedown - wrap vectors in markdown syntax

GitHub or Bitbucket

  • cbuild - provide tools for working with C both interactively and when constructing an R package

  • ggfree - ggplot2-style plots with base R graphics

  • rco - The R Code Optimizer blog post

  • hamcrest

Updated Packages

  • vscode-R - R Extension for Visual Studio Code


Videos and Podcasts

R Internationally

An analysis of grape harvest employment in France, made with R, ggplot2 and gganimate.


Confidence and prediction intervals explained... (with a Shiny ap

Inset maps with ggplot2

R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:


  • networkdata - R package containing several network datasets

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Quotes of the Week