Shiny

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 →

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 →

Top 3 Coding Best Practices from the Shiny Contest

2021-07-22 Nick Strayer
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Recently we wrapped up another round of the Shiny Contest, and, as always, the entries were terrific. A previous post announced and discussed the winners, but we wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the examples of fantastic code we saw in the entries. In this post, we have selected three apps that demonstrate Shiny best practices. The apps are RestoR by Luka Negoita and Anna Calle, the Commute Explorer by Stefan Schliebs, and {wedding}: a Shiny app to help future grooms by Margot Brard. Read more →

Winners of the 3rd annual Shiny Contest

2021-06-24 Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel
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Announcing the winners of Shiny Contest 2021! Read more →

Time to get your Shiny on, Shiny Contest 2021 is here!

2021-03-11 Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel
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Like the sun rising in the East, the Shiny Contest returns to reinvigorate the Shiny app development landscape. It is always amazing to see how brilliant and giving this community is. This contest is one way to show off and be recognized for your work, all while sharing such that others can benefits from your example. Read more →

Introducing Shiny App Stories

2021-02-12 Winston Chang and Nick Strayer
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Today we’re introducing App Stories to the Shiny website. If you’ve spent any time learning about Shiny, there’s a good chance you’ve already seen our Shiny User Showcase. These are applications that Shiny users around the world have allowed us to share, and it’s an excellent place to get ideas about what you can do with Shiny. App Stories are a bit different from the User Showcase: an App Story will center around a Shiny application, but the application will be designed specifically to show off specific features, and it will also include explanations of how to use those features. Read more →

Shiny 1.6

2021-02-01 Carson Sievert, Winston Chang, and Barret Schloerke
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Shiny 1.6 is now on CRAN! This release includes significant improvements to theming, caching, accessibility, and more. Read more →

How California Uses Shiny in Production to Fight COVID-19

2020-11-19 Daniel Petzold and Carl Howe
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RStudio analyzes how the California Department of Public Health built a COVID-19 dashboard in R and Shiny that now serves millions of California citizens. Read more →

3 Fun Shiny Apps for Your Long Labor Day Weekend

2020-09-04 Carl Howe
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We offer 3 entertaining Shiny apps plus a bonus app from our 2nd Annual Shiny Contest that will help you forget work over Labor Day weekend Read more →

4 Tips to Make Your Shiny Dashboard Faster

2020-07-21 Krystian Igras, Appsilon Data Science
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Yes, Shiny apps can be fast and scalable. But only if you build them in the right way and use the proper tools. Read more →