carbon.js is the easiest way to create beautiful images of your source code, and carbonate creates an api in R to interact with it. The package gives a new simple way to share your script with the rest of the R community on posters, slides, Shiny apps and social ...
rsam provides a command line and user interface to manage RStudio addins. You can show or hide the addins in the RStudio IDE dropdown menu and set keyboard shortcuts for them.
Since rsam manages the RStudio addins it must write to disk. For this reason the package cannot be ...
I want to try and probe a question that was raised since Las Vegas and now revived due to the tragedy in Sutherland Springs,TX: Given the free trade between states, can a state unilaterally regulate firearms. This post will try to start to give an answer to this question ... [Read more...]
The slackr package, by Bob Rudis, contains functions that make it possible to interact with the Slack messaging platform. The great part of Slack is that it has mobile devices application interface. We take advantage of this by extending slackr’s interaction with with the server:
Write to a channel (... [Read more...]
This post will show how to use the RSelenium package to scrape your own github account to retrieve all that fun traffic data of clones and visits and create a single traffic plot for your account.
For the single file you can find it in this gist file.
regexSelect is a small package that uses Shiny modules to solve a problem in Shiny selectize objects - regular expression (regex) searching. You can quickly filter the values in the selectize object, while being able to add that new regex query to the selectize list.
This is great for long ... [Read more...]
I have been trying to decipher for myself, what is in the current (well, yesterday’s) Graham-Cassidy health care bill. I saw this image on many news outlets a few days ago and my inner hate for pie charts bubbled up.
This is a zoom in on the pie chart … ...
Thinking of creating a new package? Dread the task of function documentation? Afraid to run devtools::check(build_args = '--as-cran') and get bombarded by Errors, Warnings, and Notes (oh my!) ? Wait…. breathe!
After feeling all that anxiety and following all of Hadley’s directions online, I felt I was doing ... [Read more...]
Sinew is a R package that generates a roxygen2 skeletons populated with information scraped from within the function script. The goal of the package is to automate nearly all of the mundane tasks needed to document functions, properly set up the import fields for oxygenation, and make it easier to ... [Read more...]
Jonathan Sidi, Metrum Research Group We are pleased to announce the release of the ggedit package on CRAN. To install the package you can call the standard R command install.packages('ggedit') The source version is still tracked on github, which has been reorganized to be easier to navigate. To ...
ggedit is a package that lets users interactively edit ggplot layer and theme aesthetics. In a previous post we showed you how to use it in a collaborative workflow using standard R scripts. More importantly, we highlighted that ggedit outputs to the user, after editing, updated: gg plots, layers, scales ... [Read more...]