Category: R Language

What, No Parentheses?

What, No Parentheses?

Share Tweet I’m about to show you an R trick. Various readers may find it cool, useful and interesting, or stupid, useless and an evil deed undermining the sanctity of R’s functional ...
Happy Birthday R

Happy Birthday R

Share Tweet Happy birthday R! We’re celebrating your 25th anniversary this month. In 1997, when your developers Ross Ihaka and Robert Gentleman – whose two first names probably gave r...
July 2018: Top 40 New Packages

July 2018: Top 40 New Packages

Share Tweet July was a big month for submitting new packages to CRAN; by my count, 251 unique and truly new packages were accepted. In addition to quantity, I was pleased to see quali...