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A question came up recently at work about how to use a filter statement entered as a complete string variable inside dplyr’s filter() …

This is just a small note (mainly for myself but hopefully may be of some use to a few others!) to remind of how to update a package on …

Downloading the data Shiny App I recently saw this great post on Nathan Yau’s FlowingData website which guesses a person’s name based …

How resources are grouped in CKAN Initialising ckanr and exploring groups of resources Connect to CKAN with dplyr and download from one …

A Learning Exercise Workflow I created my first ever R package and got it released onto CRAN in March 2019. It’s taken me a while to …

Aim Create a dummy database Test dbplyr’s SQL translation Modify dbplyr’s SQL translation Testing the dbplyr hack Concluding notes At …

Preamble Open Data in Scotland Querying CKAN Querying with Custom JSON Querying with SQL Conclusions and Further Ideas Preamble I’ve …

I am very excited to hear that there are attempts to create a brand new R user group in Glasgow! I had just talked in Post Number One …

I suppose this is my hello world post – I’ve never been good at getting my messages out there (I’m minimally active on social media, …