About the show

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 2020-35 Highlights

    August 30th, 2020  |  4 mins 30 secs

    A substantial update to the magrittr package coming soon, creating visualizations in D3 from an R user's perspective, and a big book of R.

  • Issue 2020-34 Highlights

    August 24th, 2020  |  6 mins 1 sec

    Choosing an operating system for R users, examining regression techniques, and generating data from truncated distributions

  • Issue 2020-33 Highlights

    August 17th, 2020  |  4 mins 16 secs

    Exploring comic book creation with the tidyverse and ggplot2, and updates to the showtext and shinycssloader packages on CRAN.

  • Introduction

    August 12th, 2020  |  3 mins 47 secs

    This is a short episode introducing the RWeekly project and the motivations behind the RWeekly Highlights podcast!