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This journey started almost exactly a year ago, but it’s finally been sufficiently worked through and merged! Yay, I’ve officially contributed to the tidyverse (minor as it may be). It...continue reading.

Developments in AzureR

by Hong Ooi, senior data scientist, Microsoft Azure The AzureR packages have now been on CRAN for a couple of months, so I thought I’d provide an update on developments...continue reading.

Getting Started With rquery

To make getting started with rquery (an advanced query generator for R) easier we have re-worked the package README for various data-sources (including SparkR!). Here are our current examples: rquery...continue reading.

A Few New R Books

Greg Wilson is a data scientist and professional educator at RStudio. As a newcomer to R who prefers to read paper rather than pixels, I’ve been working my way through...continue reading.

haven 2.1.0

We’re delighted to announce that haven 2.1.0 is now on CRAN. haven enables R to read and write various data formats used by other statistical packages by wrapping the ReadStat...continue reading.