• Great R packages for data import, wrangling and visualization

    3 monthes ago - By Computerworld

    One of the great things about R is the thousands of packages users have written to solve specific problems in various disciplines - analyzing everything from weather or financial data to the human genome - not to mention analyzing computer security-breach data. [ Need to learn R or brush up on basics? Download our free Beginner's Guide to R or the Advanced Beginner's Guide to R ]
    Some tasks are common to almost all users, though, regardless of subject area: data import, data wrangling and data visualization. The table below show my favorite go-to packages for one of these three tasks. The...
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