557 search results for "shiny"

Google Analytics Dashboards with R & Shiny

January 27, 2015
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Google Analytics Dashboards with R & Shiny

One of the key activities of any web or digital analyst is to design and create dashboards. The main objective of a web analytics dashboard is to display the current status of your key web metrics and arrange them on a single view, so that information ...

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HOW TO HOST YOUR SHINY APP ON AMAZON EC2 FOR MAC OSX

January 26, 2015
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HOW TO HOST YOUR SHINY APP ON AMAZON EC2 FOR MAC OSX

In a previous post I had mentioned that I would provide a hosting guide for Shiny applications so other people wouldn't have to suffer through all the same issues I did when trying to do this. Just for reference, I am running OSX Yosemite. For the SSH client you'll be using Terminal, for the SFTP client you'll be using Cyberduck....

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Building [Security] Dashboards w/R & Shiny + shinydashboard

January 24, 2015
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Building [Security] Dashboards w/R & Shiny + shinydashboard

Jay & I cover dashboards in Chapter 10 of Data-Driven Security (the book) but have barely mentioned them on the blog. That’s about to change with a new series on building dashboards using the all-new shinydashboard framework developed by RStudio. While we won’t duplicate the full content from the book, we will show different types of...

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Shiny 0.11, themes, and dashboard

January 23, 2015
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Shiny 0.11, themes, and dashboard

Shiny version 0.11 is available now! Notable changes include: Shiny has migrated from Bootstrap 2 to Bootstrap 3 for its web front end. More on this below. The old jsliders have been replaced with ion.rangeSlider. These sliders look better, are easier for users to interact with, and support updating more fields from the server side.

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Practical introduction to Shiny – workshop write-up

January 21, 2015
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Practical introduction to Shiny – workshop write-up

I recently delivered a workshop on a practical introduction to shiny, an R package that enables development, testing and deployment of interactive web applications. Delivered at the University of Sydney’s Institute for Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS), it was designed for people who are a) fairly new to R (which can seem intimidating) and b) completely new to shiny. This article provides resources for...

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shinyEvents: build shiny apps with event handlers

January 15, 2015
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shinyEvents: build shiny apps with event handlers

RStudio's shiny is a great framework to generate web applications with R. In a classical shiny app, interactivity is not generated via event handlers but by reactive programming. For details, see the shiny documentation and tutorials under http://shiny.rstudio.com/. While shiny's reactive programming model is great for smaller apps, I personally found it less useful for bigger applications that create...

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Creating WEB APPS WITH SHINY – REACTIVE GRAPH OF AVERAGE US HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY RACE

January 13, 2015
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Creating WEB APPS WITH SHINY – REACTIVE GRAPH OF AVERAGE US HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY RACE

I finally finished my first Shiny application! You can click this link to check it out. Below is a screenshot of what it looks like. I got all the data from the United States Census Bureau website. What the app does is provide a comparison of average income by race for...

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Secure your Shiny apps (against SQL injection)

January 12, 2015
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Shiny takes inputs from UI elements and sends them to the server, where the application...

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Run scoring trends: using Shiny to create dynamic charts and tables in R

January 7, 2015
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Or, Retracing my stepsAs I’ve been learning the functionality of Shiny, the web app for R, I have used the helpful tutorials available from the developers at RStudio. At some point, though, one needs to break out and develop one’s own application.  My Shiny app “MLB run scoring trends” can be found at (

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Announcing shinyapps.io beta

January 6, 2015
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Announcing shinyapps.io beta

RStudio is happy to announce the availability of the shinyapps.io beta. Shinyapps.io is an easy to use, secure, and scalable hosted service already being used by thousands of professionals and students to deploy Shiny applications on the web. Today we are releasing a significant upgrade as we transition from alpha to beta, the final step

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