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The R Weekly podcast offers a quick description of the latest highlighted stories and other stories from the latest R Weekly issue, as curated by the R Weekly team and R community.

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  • Issue 2021-W16 Highlights

    April 20th, 2021  |  10 mins 7 secs

    The latest news from rOpenSci, creating ggplot2 postcards with ggirl, and an introduction to process mining in R

  • Issue 2021-W15 Highlights

    April 13th, 2021  |  13 mins 29 secs

    reprex 2.0, using Kubernetes and the future package, and SQL in RMarkdown

  • Issue 2021-W14 Highlights

    April 5th, 2021  |  9 mins 55 secs

    {workflowsets} with tidy models, exploring other {ggplot2} goems, and top 10 R errors.

  • Issue 2021-W13 Highlights

    March 30th, 2021  |  10 mins 58 secs

    The Minard System in R, ggplot2 wizardry, a slackbot created with plumber and googleCouldRunner

  • Issue 2021-W12 Highlights

    March 23rd, 2021  |  12 mins 1 sec

    gt tables cookbook, best weather cities, and mapping over many files

  • Issue 2021-W11 Highlights

    March 16th, 2021  |  11 mins 12 secs

    Time series forecasting with torch, automated scraping of stock metrics with GitHub Actions, and default knitr options and hooks.

  • Issue 2021-W10 Highlights

    March 8th, 2021  |  10 mins 39 secs

    Serverless dashboards, learning tidy evaluation by re-implementing dplyr, and bootstrap confidence intervals with tidy modeling

  • Issue 2021-W09 Highlights

    March 2nd, 2021  |  10 mins 26 secs

    Random effects, GGanimate intro, and updates to dplyr backends

  • Issue 2021-W08 Highlights

    February 22nd, 2021  |  12 mins 18 secs

    Multi-page Shiny apps, R package citation, and refactoring the squashinformr package

  • Issue 2021-W07 Highlights

    February 15th, 2021  |  9 mins 14 secs

    Installing packages, {distill} for personal websites, and Shiny app stories

  • Issue 2021-W06 Highlights

    February 9th, 2021  |  10 mins 40 secs

    Shiny 1.6, remote pair programming with VS-Code, and using lists for reporting stats in knitr

  • Issue 2021-W05 Highlights

    February 2nd, 2021  |  13 mins 45 secs

    rstudio::global 2021 and UseR! 2021 call for abstracts

  • Issue 2021-W04 Highlights

    January 26th, 2021  |  9 mins 57 secs

    {blogdown} v1.0, announcing {pagedreport}, and the rOpenSci Community Contributing Guide

  • Issue 2021-W03 Highlights

    January 18th, 2021  |  9 mins 35 secs

    Data Science as an atomic habit, Japan soccer league season review, fantasy football scheduling, and UseR! 2021 call for tutorials

  • Issue 2021-W02 Highlights

    January 11th, 2021  |  7 mins 44 secs

    Plots with GitHub Actions, and major updates to {renv} and {fastai}

  • Issue 2021-W01 Highlights

    January 5th, 2021  |  10 mins 17 secs

    Data Science course in a box, up and running with blogdown, and voting visualization in Switzerland