If you like to make nice looking documents using Latex, I highly recommend using the 'xtable' package. In most instances, it works quite well for producing a reasonable looking table from an R object. I however recently wanted a LaTeX … Continue reading →
Public data sharing, e.g. R packages download logs from CRAN's RStudio mirror - cran-logs.rstudio.com - mask ip addresses.
Reports or data sharing for external vendor.
Development works can operate on anonymized PRODUCTION data.
Manually or semi-manually populated data can often brings some new issue after migration to PRODUCTION data.
Such anonymized PRODUCTION data can be quite handy for the devs.
A new version of pander was just released on CRAN with 200+ commits of new features, major performance updates and some minor fixes . One of the minor technical changes, which might be major good news for the knitr users, is that there is no further need to specify asis in knitr chunks when calling pander – please...
I really like National Geographic. Their magazine is great, their television documentaries are done well and they helped give me a lifelong love of maps. They generate very good information and help shed light on the world we all share. So why is this graphic so awful? Let's have a look: We'll start off by
Ever been in a position to write a documentation or report about complex R code? Take a Shiny dashboard for example, or other big projects. Maybe you heard it already, with RMarkdown you can simply write markdown code, add some R code to it and render it to pdf, static websites or even presentations. I don’t want to...
I was recently asked where do I get started with Bioconductor? and thought this would be a good short post.
What is BioC?
Briefly, Bioconductor (Gentleman, Carey, Bates, and others, 2004) is an open source project that hosts a wide range of tools for...
by Matt Sundquist, Plotly Co-founder It's delightfully smooth to publish R code, plots, and presentations to the web. For example: Shiny makes interactive apps from R. Pretty R highlights R code for HTML. Slidify makes slides from R Markdown. Knitr and RPubs let you publish R Markdown docs. GitHub and devtools let you quickly release packages and collaborate. Now,...