R installation notes for the occasional R user

In an organization with say, more than 10 people, letting users manage their own installations has goat rodeo written all over it. For this reason, I’m guessing your responsibility for software installations is inversely proportional to the size and sophistication of the organization you work for.

So, if you’re an occasional user of R at home or perhaps the lone statistician in your small office with limited tech support, this post’s for you. Continue reading

Simple D3 testing using the WP-D3 plugin: random circle generator

This post demonstrates the rendering of Espen Harlin’s interactive visualization example, with a little modification, in a WordPress post using Ruben Afonso’s Wp-D3 plugin. The code is simply sandwiched in between the d3-source tags.