R Weekly 2022-W45, Level Up Your Plots, GoogleSheets as a Database in R and Time-boxed Yak Shaving

This week’s release was curated by Batool Almarzouq, with help from the wonderful R Weekly team members and contributors.



R in the Real World

The figure showing a line plot for the predicted site-specific curves for each of the estimated models. The rigidity of the linear and fixed cubic spline models is  clear.

R in Academia


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


  • port4me 0.5.0 - Get the Same, Personal, Free TCP Port over and over

  • {vapour} 0.9.0: Access to the ‘Geospatial Data Abstraction Library’ (‘GDAL’)

an example taken from the README for an abstract geometry generated by the package

an example for MRI image taken from the documents of the package

GitHub or Bitbucket

  • rtoot - Interact with the mastodon API from R

Updated Packages

🔍 Search on R-universe 🔍

Videos and Podcasts

Gist & Cookbook

R Internationally


an example of the a plot shown in the slides. It is a scatter plot showing how the penguins  baked their cakes for different amounts of time. It shows the mean durations per species. More explanation about the dataset is in the slides?

R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:


💼 Explore Jobs & Gigs Board on RStudio Community 💼


Quotes of the Week