1412 search results for "RStudio"

RcppRedis 0.1.5

July 17, 2015
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Another small update to RcppRedis arrived on CRAN this morning. The fix I made a few days ago addressing a unit test setup (for the rredis package loaded only for a comparison) didn't quite work out. Changes in version 0.1.5 (2015-07-17) Anothe...

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EARL2015 Conference, Boston – Full Agenda Announced

July 16, 2015
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EARL2015 Conference, Boston  – Full Agenda Announced

By Liz Matthews, Marketing and Events UK We are delighted to announce the full agenda for the EARL2015 Conference which takes place at the Microsoft NERD Center in Boston in November.  The conference will feature : 4 pre-conference workshops 4 Keynote … Continue reading →

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Article Spotlight: Persistent data storage in Shiny apps

July 15, 2015
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Article Spotlight: Persistent data storage in Shiny apps

The articles section on shiny.rstudio.com has lots of great advice for Shiny developers. A recent article by Dean Attali demonstrates how to save data from a Shiny app to persistent storage structures, like local files, servers, databases, and more. When you do this, your data remains after the app has closed, which opens new doors

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Overview of R Workshops at London EARL 2015

July 14, 2015
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Overview of R Workshops at London EARL 2015

EARL (Effective Applications of the R Language) is a Conference organised by Mango Solutions for users and developers of the open source R programming language. The primary focus of the Conference will be the commercial usage of R across a range … Continue reading →

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RcppRedis 0.1.4

July 12, 2015
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A small update to RcppRedis arrived on CRAN a few days ago. One of the unit tests failed as we (still) initialized the rredis package (loaded only for a comparison) in a form long-internalized by Bryan Lewis, its author. No actual changes to function...

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In case you missed it: June 2015 roundup

July 10, 2015
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In case you missed them, here are some articles from June of particular interest to R users. The R Consortium, a trade group dedicated to the support and growth of the R Community, has launched with the R Foundation, Microsoft, RStudio and others as founding members. A detailed FAQ for fitting Generalized Linear Models in R. My presentation on...

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Combining Hadoop, Spark, R, SparkR and Shiny…. and it works :-)

July 9, 2015
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Combining Hadoop, Spark, R, SparkR and Shiny…. and it works :-)

A long time ago in 1991 I had my first programming course (Modula 2) at the Vrije University in Amsterdam. I spend months behind a terminal with a green monochrome display doing the programming exercises using VI. Do you remeber Shift … Continue reading →

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Creating a TRULY Interactive Map of Craft Breweries in VA Using the leafletR Package (Guest Blog Post by Dr. Keegan Hines)

July 7, 2015
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Creating a TRULY Interactive Map of Craft Breweries in VA Using the leafletR Package (Guest Blog Post by Dr. Keegan Hines)

It’s a good feeling when a great friend who is smarter than you offers to write a blog post, for your blog, that’s better than anything you’ve written so far. Friends, colleagues, people who’ve not yet realized they are at the wrong site: please allow me to introduce to you the awe-inspiring Dr. Keegan Hines. The post

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Short course on Bayesian data analysis and Stan 19-21 July in NYC!

July 7, 2015
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Short course on Bayesian data analysis and Stan 19-21 July in NYC!

Bob Carpenter, Daniel Lee, and I are giving a 3-day short course in two weeks. Before class everyone should install R, RStudio and RStan on their computers. If problems occur please join the stan-users group and post any questions. It’s important that all participants get Stan running and bring their laptops to the course. Class The post

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Teaching a short topic to beginner R users

Teaching a short topic to beginner R users

A couple weeks ago I was given the opportunity to teach a 1 hr 30 min slot of an introduction to R course. In the past, I've taught lectures for similar courses, and I ended up asking myself what would be the best short topic to teach and how to teach ...

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