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SAS ODS to R markdown/Sweave/knitr

Using standard SAS ODS output to create beautiful reports in R I left my R programmer position in California in lieu of a position at University of Wisconsin, Madison. I must be crazy, because not only is Madison cold as hell in the winter, but I have to use SAS instead of R in my […]

Passwords in R

The problem: I constantly query databases with R (using RMySQL) which requires my passwords to be explicitly written in my code. Due to the sensitive nature of the data, this isn’t going to work. When working locally, this isn’t so much if a problem as long as I log out when I’m away from my […]

system.done = system.time + pbPost

I love Pushbullet and I love R, so when Dirk Eddelbuettel’s brilliant package RPushbullet showed up on CRAN, I was rather intrigued. Then Karl Broman followed up with RPushbullet for error notifications from R:

and I was obsessed. My housemate can attest to this; I talked about how R was alerting me to errors […]