R Weekly 2023-W15

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



Network plot of similar comments on package imports

R in the Real World

Mosaic plot of count of emergency patients by age and admission type

R in Organizations


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


GitHub or Bitbucket

  • {plot2} 0.0.1: Lightweight extension of the base R plot function, with support for automatic grouping and legend printing, and several other enhancements.

Example plot made with plot2

Updated Packages

🔍 Search on R-universe 🔍

Videos and Podcasts

R Internationally


PCA scatter plot of similarity of horror movie descriptions

R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

R Contributor Office Hours, Thursday April 13: Europe/Middle East/Asia-Pacific Hour or Americas Hour

Join an online Office Hour at the time that suits you to - discuss how to get started contributing to R - get help/feedback on contributions you are working on - look at open bugs/work on translations together

Call for Participation

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:


💼 Explore Jobs & Gigs Board on RStudio Community 💼

Quotes of the Week