The Advantages of Code-First Data Science

2021-09-16 Lou Bajuk
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Three key attributes define Serious Data Science: open-source software, code-first development, and a centralized data science infrastructure. This approach has been successful at driving value and impact at hundreds of organizations. In this post, we will focus on the advantages of code-first data science. Read more →

How do you use Shiny to communicate to 8 million people?

2021-09-14 Rachael Dempsey
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Georgia Institute of Technology faculty, scientists, GIS specialists, and graduate students share their experience launching a Shiny application that was used by over 8 million people around the world. Read more →

My Excel and R Journey in Financial Services

2021-09-07 Pritam Dalal
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Pritam Dalal from the RStudio Customer Success team shares his perspective on the pros and cons of Excel vs. code-first data science, based on observations from his career in financial services. Read more →

Announcing Calendar Based Versioning for All Commercial RStudio Products

2021-08-30 Ferit Albukrek
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RStudio is shifting to a calendar-based versioning scheme for future releases of all our commercial products. This change will make it easier for users to understand the age of a specific release, where a release fits into our support cycles, which releases contain new features and bug fixes. Read more →

RStudio Connect 2021.08.0 Custom Branding

2021-08-30 Kelly O'Briant
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This release introduces new branding options for RStudio Connect such as customization of the logo, favicon, and product display name. Read more →

RStudio Connect 2021.08.0 Python Updates

2021-08-30 Kelly O'Briant
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RStudio Connect introduces support for FastAPI and other ASGI-compliant frameworks. Learn how to hide input code cells in Jupyter Notebooks, for audiences where a cleaner or less code-heavy presentation would be useful. Read more →

Practical Advice for R in Production - Answering Your Questions

2021-08-27 Colin Gillespie (Jumping Rivers)
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This is a guest post by Colin Gillespie from Jumping Rivers answering your questions from their most recent series of webinars, Practical Advice for Putting R in Production. Read more →

Cheatsheet Updates

2021-08-23 Averi Perny
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Many RStudio cheatsheets have been updated or reworked based on recent package updates, and we’ve updated the cheatsheet contribution process as well. You’ll also see some small changes to the cheatsheet website reflecting these changes. Read more →

Announcing bookdown v0.23

2021-08-18 Alison Hill, Christophe Dervieux, Yihui Xie
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The latest version of the bookdown package is now on CRAN. A highlight of the version 0.23 release is a new HTML book output format based on Bootstrap 4 called bs4_book(). This release also includes improved search, customizable 404 pages, and new project templates. Read more →

Using Shiny in Healthcare: Examples from the 2021 Shiny Contest

2021-08-17 Shannon Hagerty
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Explore three Shiny applications that healthcare organizations use to provide better care and health outcomes to people across the world. Read more →