R Weekly 2019-10 Exceptions, Troubleshooting, ggforce


R in the Real World

President's Day

Bayesian state space modelling of the Australian 2019 election

Displaying Bus Punctuality

R in Organizations

At the end of the rainbow



New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


  • postmastr - The goal of postmastr is to provide consistent, tidy parsing of street address data.

  • toxEval - Exploring Biological Relevance of Environmental Chemistry Observations

  • tidylog - Logging for ‘dplyr’ Functions

Updated Packages

  • future 1.12.0 - Unified Parallel and Distributed Processing in R for Everyone.

  • future.apply 1.2.0 - Apply Function to Elements in Parallel using Futures. Now with future_by().

  • gower 0.2.0 - Gower’s Distance

  • RcppArmadillo - Armadillo is a C++ linear algebra library aiming towards a good balance between speed and ease of use

  • RInside 0.2.15 - The RInside package provides C++ classes that make it easier to embed R in C++ code


Graph Analysis Using the Tidyverse

Clustering the Pharmaceutical Industry Stocks

Some R Packages for ROC Curves

Remote R Scripts

Efficient landscape metrics calculations for buffers around sampling points

The ggforce Awakens

R Project Updates

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