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- trelliscopejs - An R package that brings faceted visualizations to life while plugging in to common analytical workflows like ggplot2 or the “tidyverse”.
R in the Real World
- Guide de survie ggplot2 à destination des datajournalistes (et des autres aussi) - English (auto-translate)
R in Organization
ggplot2 2.2.0 — ggplot2 2.2.0, with four major new features.
Rcpp 0.12.8 - Seamless R and C++ integration
ShinyProxy 0.7.0 - Deploy Shiny apps for the enterprise or larger organizations.
mapmate 0.2.0 - The mapmate package is used for map- and globe-based data animation pre-production.
svglite 1.2.0 - A lightweight svg graphics device for R.
BH 1.62.0-1 - BH provides a large part of the Boost C++ libraries as a set of template headers for use by R.
New Packages & Tools
ggedit – interactive ggplot aesthetic and theme editor
trelliscopejs - An R package that brings faceted visualizations to life while plugging in to common analytical workflows like ggplot2 or the “tidyverse”.
flock - Process Synchronization Using File Locks
tesseract - High Quality OCR in R
prettycode - Syntax highlight R code in the terminal
R Project Updates
Updates from R Core.
Package installation into a library where the package exists via symbolic link now should work wherever
Reading from stdin now also closes the connection and hence no longer leaks memory when reading from a full pipe.
"Cincinnati"was missing an
Fix buffer overflow vulnerability in
pdf()when loading an encoding file. Reported by Talos Security Advisory for R Project (TALOS-2016-0227).
No-longer installed headers
Rmodules/Rlapack.hwhich had a LGPL license no longer do so.
- rstudio::conf 2017 January 13 and 14, 2017
The conference about all things R and RStudio.
Quote of the Week
Functional sequences (saving a dplyr pipeline) are such an underappreciated, overlooked feature. Great for repeat ops on slightly diff data. pic.twitter.com/FbzftIdPT1— Jonathan Carroll (@carroll_jono)