Shiny Server (Pro) 1.4.6

2016-09-22 Joe Cheng
We’ve just released Shiny Server and Shiny Server Pro 1.4.6. Relative to 1.4.2, our previously blogged-about version, the 1.4.6 release primarily includes bug fixes, and mitigations for low-severity security issues found by penetration testing. The full list of changes is after the jump. If you’re running a Shiny Server Pro release that is older than 1.4.3 and are configured to use SSL/TLS, it’s especially important that you upgrade, as the versions of Node. Read more →

Shiny 0.14

2016-09-12 Winston Chang
A new Shiny release is upon us! There are many new exciting features, bug fixes, and library updates. We’ll just highlight the most important changes here, but you can browse through the full changelog for details. This will likely be the last release before shiny 1.0, so get out your party hats! To install it, you can just run: install.packages("shiny") Bookmarkable state Shiny now supports bookmarkable state: users can save the state of an application and get a URL which will restore the application with that state. Read more →

Discover R and RStudio at JSM 2016 Chicago!

2016-07-19 Roger Oberg
The JSM conference in Chicago, July 31 thru August 4, 2016, is one of the largest to be found on statistics, with many terrific talks for R users. We’ve listed some of the sessions that we’re particularly excited about below. These include talks from RStudio employees, like Hadley Wickham, Yihui Xie, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel, Garrett Grolemund, and Joe Cheng, but also include a bunch of other talks about R that we think look interesting. Read more →

Join us at rstudio::conf 2017!

2016-06-30 Roger Oberg
Following our initial and very gratifying Shiny Developer Conference this past January, which sold out in a few days, RStudio is very excited to announce a new and bigger conference today! rstudio::conf, the conference about all things R and RStudio, will take place January 13 and 14, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. The conference will feature talks and tutorials from popular RStudio data scientists and developers like Hadley Wickham, Yihui Xie, Joe Cheng, Winston Chang, Garrett Grolemund, and J. Read more →

See RStudio at UseR! 2016

2016-06-27 Roger Oberg
UseR! 2016 has arrived and the RStudio team is at Stanford to share our newest products and latest enhancements to Shiny, R Markdown, dplyr, and more. Here’s a quick snapshot of RStudio related sessions. We hope to see you in as many of them as you can attend! Monday June 27 Morning Tutorials Dynamic Documents with R Markdown -Karl Broman, Ian Lyttle, Yihui Xie Using Git and Github with RStudio and R Markdown - Jenny Bryan Read more →

flexdashboard: Easy interactive dashboards for R

2016-05-17 RStudio Team
Today we’re excited to announce flexdashboard, a new package that enables you to easily create flexible, attractive, interactive dashboards with R. Authoring and customization of dashboards is done using R Markdown and you can optionally include Shiny components for additional interactivity. Highlights of the flexdashboard package include: Support for a wide variety of components including interactive htmlwidgets; base, lattice, and grid graphics; tabular data; gauges; and value boxes. Read more →

Shiny JavaScript Tutorials

2016-05-06 Garrett Grolemund
We are happy to announce a new series of tutorials that will take your Shiny apps to the next level. In the tutorials, Herman Sontrop and Erwin Schuijtvlot of FRISS will teach you how to create custom JavaScript widgets and embed them into your Shiny apps. The JavaScript language is a powerful tool when combined with Shiny. You can use JavaScript code to create highly sophisticated actions, and the code can be run by your user’s web browser. Read more →

ShinyDevCon videos now available

2016-05-05 Joe Cheng
This past January, we held the first ever Shiny Developer Conference. It was a chance to gather together a group of intermediate to advanced Shiny users, and take their skills to the next level. It was an exciting event for me in particular, as I’ve been dying to share some of these intermediate and advanced Shiny concepts for years now. There are many concepts that aren’t strictly required to be productive with Shiny, but make a huge difference in helping you write efficient, robust, maintainable apps—and also make Shiny app authoring a lot more satisfying. Read more →

RStudio at the Open Data Science Conference

2016-03-28 Roger Oberg
If you’re a data wrangler or data scientist, ODSC East in Boston from May 20-22 is a wonderful opportunity to get up-to-date on the latest open source tools and trends. R and RStudio will have a significant presence. J.J. Allaire, RStudio founder and CEO, will talk about recent and upcoming improvements in R Markdown. The creator of Shiny and CTO of RStudio,** Joe Cheng**, will review the progress made bridging modern web browsers and R, along with the newest updates to htmlwidgets and Shiny frameworks. Read more →

Shiny 0.13.0

2016-01-20 Winston Chang
Shiny 0.13.0 is now available on CRAN! This release has some of the most exciting features we’ve shipped since the first version of Shiny. Highlights include: Shiny Gadgets HTML templates Shiny modules Error stack traces Checking for missing inputs New JavaScript events For a comprehensive list of changes, see the NEWS file. To install the new version from CRAN, run: install.packages("shiny") Read on for details about these new features! Read more →