Blog Archives

anytime 0.0.3: Extension and fixes

October 14, 2016
By

anytime arrived on CRAN with releases 0.0.1 and 0.0.2 about a month ago. anytime aims to convert anything in integer, numeric, character, factor, ordered, ... format to POSIXct (or Date) objects. Release 0.0.3 brings a bugfix for Windows (where for d...

Read more »

Seinfeld streak at GitHub: Round Three

October 12, 2016
By
Seinfeld streak at GitHub: Round Three

Two years ago in this post I reference the Seinfeld Streak used in an even earlier post of regular updates to to the Rcpp Gallery: This is sometimes called Jerry Seinfeld's secret to productivity: Just keep at it. Don't break the streak. and showed the this first chart of GitHub streaking github activity october 2013 to october...</p><p><a href=Read more »

tint 0.0.2: Tint Is Not Tufte

October 7, 2016
By
tint 0.0.2: Tint Is Not Tufte

The tint package is now on CRAN. Its name stands for Tint Is Not Tufte and it offers a fresh take on the excellent Tufte-style html (and now also pdf) presentations. As a little teaser, here is what the html variant looks like: and the full under...

Read more »

RcppGSL 0.3.1

October 4, 2016
By

A new version of RcppGSL in now on CRAN and in Debian. The RcppGSL package provides an interface from R to the GNU GSL using our Rcpp package. This release is one that entirely focused on maintenance. CRAN asked us to change on aspect relative to vig...

Read more »

RcppAnnoy 0.0.8

October 1, 2016
By

An new version 0.0.8 of RcppAnnoy, our Rcpp-based R integration of the nifty Annoy library by Erik, is now on CRAN. Annoy is a small, fast, and lightweight C++ template header library for approximate nearest neighbours. This release pulls in a few su...

Read more »

gcbd 0.2.6

September 28, 2016
By

A pure maintenance release 0.2.6 of the gcbd package is now on CRAN. The gcbd proposes a benchmarking framework for LAPACK and BLAS operations (as the library can exchanged in a plug-and-play sense on suitable OSs) and records result in local databas...

Read more »

RcppCNPy 0.2.6

September 28, 2016
By

A new version of the RcppCNPy package arrived on CRAN a few days ago. RcppCNPy provides R with read and write access to NumPy files thanks to the cnpy library by Carl Rogers. This new release reflects all the suggestions and comments I received durin...

Read more »

tint 0.0.1: Tint Is Not Tufte

September 24, 2016
By
tint 0.0.1: Tint Is Not Tufte

A new experimental package is now on the ghrr drat. It is named tint which stands for Tint Is Not Tufte. It provides an alternative for Tufte-style html presentation. I wrote a bit more on the package page and the README in the repo -- so go read thi...

Read more »

anytime 0.0.2: Added functionality

September 15, 2016
By

anytime arrived on CRAN via release 0.0.1 a good two days ago. anytime aims to convert anything in integer, numeric, character, factor, ordered, ... format to POSIXct (or Date) objects. This new release 0.0.2 adds two new functions to gather conversi...

Read more »

anytime 0.0.1: New package for ‘anything’ to POSIXct (or Date)

September 13, 2016
By
anytime 0.0.1: New package for ‘anything’ to POSIXct (or Date)

anytime just arrived on CRAN as a very first release 0.0.1. So why (yet another) package dealing with dates and times? R excels at computing with dates, and times. By using typed representation we not only get all that functionality but also of the a...

Read more »

Sponsors

Never miss an update!
Subscribe to R-bloggers to receive
e-mails with the latest R posts.
(You will not see this message again.)

Click here to close (This popup will not appear again)