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The EARL London 2018 agenda is now available. Explore the schedule of keynotes, presentations, and lightning talks that cover a huge range of topics, including the best uses of Shiny, R in healthcare, using R for good, and R in finance. The brilliant lineup of speakers-who represent a wide range...

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Aimée Gott, Education Practice Lead

I always find it difficult to pick highlights from a conference and the eRum 2018 team did a fantastic job of making it difficult for me once again, so here goes...

Day One

The first day offered a huge choice in workshops, but teaching one of them meant we d...

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Nicolas Attalides

I first started using R long before the RStudio and tidyverse days... I remember writing chunks of code in a text editor and copy/pasting it into the R console! (yes I know, shocking). Nonetheless, most of us will have written code over the years that works just fine in base R,...

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Laura Swales, Marketing and Events Assistant

Another month, another sweepstake to raise money for the Bath Cats & Dogs home!

This time, we picked the Eurovision song contest as our sweepstake of choice. After enjoying my first experience of using R to randomise the names for the previous swee...

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Hannah Frick, Data Scientist

We are excited to annouce that the goodpractice package is now available on CRAN. The package gives advice about good practices when building R packages. Advice includes functions and syntax to avoid, package structure, code complexity, code formatting, etc.

You...

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