R Weekly 2017-20 Interactive Tutorials, Tidyverse Functions, Wikimedia Dashboards



Exploding barplot - Animation (with R-script and example data)

Data Science

R in the Real World

Map blank vote

R Questions Tag Pairs on Stackoverflow

Measuring Impact from Giving Talks on My R Package Downloads

Videos and Podcasts

  • NSSD 38 - Banging on the Piano - Hilary and Roger revisit the desktop vs. cloud discussion, Hilary recaps csvconf, and Roger discusses the aesthetics of data analysis.

R in Organizations

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New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦

  • shinymaterial - Shiny Material adds the design of Google’s material design through the Materialize css framework

  • pvm - Package Version Manager for R

  • learnr - Interactive Tutorials for R

  • rlang - Functions for Base Types and Core R and ‘Tidyverse’ Features

  • tidygenomics - Tidy Verbs for Dealing with Genomic Data Frames

  • brushthat - Brush up your tests!

  • cyphr - :shipit: Humane encryption

Package Releases


niceOverPlot, or when the number of dimensions does matter

Pretty histograms with ggplot2

Adding CI To RMarkdown Documents

Upcoming Events

  • R/Finance 2017 May 19 and 20, 2017
    From the inaugural conference in 2009, the annual R/Finance conference in Chicago has become the primary meeting for academics and practioners interested in using R in Finance.

  • rOpenSci Unconf 2017 May 25 and 26, 2017
    For a fourth year running, this event aims bring together scientists, developers, and open data enthusiasts from academia, industry, government, and non-profit to get together for a few days and hack on various projects (invite-only).

  • R in Insurance 2017 June 8, 2017
    This one-day conference will focus on applications in insurance and actuarial science that use R, the lingua franca for statistical computation.

More past events at R conferences & meetups.

Quotes of the Week